Fall 2021 - CHEM 210 D100
Introduction to Analytical Chemistry (2)
Class Number: 2527
Delivery Method: In Person
Course Times + Location:
Mo, Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 2202, Burnaby
Exam Times + Location:
Oct 14, 2021
6:30 PM – 8:20 PM
SSCC 9001, Burnaby
Nov 18, 2021
6:30 PM – 9:20 PM
SSCC 9001, Burnaby
Dec 17, 2021
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
SSCC 9000, Burnaby
Prerequisites:CHEM 122 with a minimum grade of C-.
The principles of analytical chemistry and their practical application to solution samples. Titrimetric and electrochemical methods. This course has the same lecture component as CHEM 215 but no laboratory work. Students with credit for CHEM 215 may not take this course for further credit. Quantitative.
Please note, this course outline was accurate at the time of publication but is subject to change.
Mode of Teaching:
3 lecture hours/week for 9 weeks; 1 tutorial hour/week
Lecture: In-Person, Burnaby Campus
Tutorial: In-Person, Burnaby Campus
The fundamental principles of analytical sciences are introduced in this course. The concepts of sampling, experimental uncertainty, statistical data analysis and calibration will be covered.
The concepts of solution equilbria (solubility, acid-base and complex) and activity will be covered. The principles of acid-base equilibria in solution are fully developed throughout the course. Complex reaction equilibria involving metal ions and multidentate ligands are treated from the perspective of individual species measurement. Titrimetric and electroanalytical techniques (e.g. potentiometry, coulometry, and voltammetry) for solution species are discussed.
Two other analytical instrumentation methods: atomic spectroscopy, gas chromatography mass spectrometry (GC-MS) will also be briefly introduced.
Fundamentals of chemical analysis
- LON-CAPA Assignments 10%
- iClicker 10%
- Midterm Exam 25%
- Final Exam 55%
MATERIALS + SUPPLIES:
- Scientific calculator
Daniel C. Harris. Quantitative Chemical Analysis. 10th Edition, 2019. Publishers: W. H. Freeman & Company.
Alternative to Quantitative Chemical Analysis by Daniel C. Harris, you may use the following text:
Skoog, West, Holler, Crouch. Fundamentals of Analytical Chemistry. 9th Edition, 2014. Publishers: Cengage Learning.
Department Undergraduate Notes:
A grade of C- or better is required for all prerequisite courses.
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