Module Catalogues

Introductory Physical Chemistry

Module Title Introductory Physical Chemistry
Module Level Level 1
Module Credits 5.00

Aims and Fit of Module

The main aim of this module is to equip students with an understanding of basic thermodynamics and kinetics.

Learning outcomes

A_ Basic ideas of energy changes in chemical reactions
B_Ideas relating to the rates of chemical reactions
C_ Basic laboratory skills and report writing, including data and error analysis

Method of teaching and learning

 The module consists of 26 hours lectures, which are blended with 16 hours problem-solving tutorials and 10 hours laboratory experiments