Short Title:Physical and Inorganic Chemistry
Full Title:Physical and Inorganic Chemistry
Module Code:CHEM H2002
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Science
Module Delivered in 4 programme(s)
Reviewed By:JOHN BEHAN
Module Author:MAUREEN WALSH
Module Description:To provide the students with a strong foundation in the principles of physical and inorganic chemistry which are relevant to the fields of forensic and pharmaceutical sciences.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Identify what factors affect equlibrium systems and predict the extent of a reaction.
LO2 Determine and intrepret kinetic data.
LO3 Apply thermodynamics to chemical systems.
LO4 Apply the various bonding theories to determine the structure, magnetism and colour of molecules
LO5 Survey main group chemistry
LO6 Describe the role of metals in biological systems
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment In-class exam for physical chemistry section 1,2 15.00 n/a
Short Answer Questions In-class assessment for inorganic chemistry section 4,6 15.00 n/a
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 1,2,3,4,5,6 70.00 End-of-Semester

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Formal Lectures based on Module Content 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Independent Learning Independent Study 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 8.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 4.00
This module has no Part Time workload.
 

Module Resources

Recommended Book Resources
  • Laidler, Meiser and Sanctuary, Physical Chemistry, e-book Ed., mchmultimedia
  • Kenneth A. Connors, Sandro Mecozzi,, Thermodynamics of Pharmaceutical Systems- An Introduction to Theory and Applications, 2nd Edition Ed. [ISBN: 978-0-470-42512-1]
  • G.A. Miessler; P.J. Fischer; D.A. Tarr 2014, Inorganic Chemistry, 5th Edition Ed., Pearson
  • A.S. Zumdahl 2014, Chemistry, 9th Edition Ed., Cengage Learning
This module does not have any article/paper resources
This module does not have any other resources
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_SPHAR_B Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Pharmaceutical Science 4 Mandatory
TA_SADNF_B Bachelor of Science Hons in DNA and Forensic Analysis 4 Mandatory
TA_SADNF_D Bachelor of Science in DNA and Forensic Analysis 4 Mandatory
TA_SAPHR_D Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Science 4 Mandatory