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270017 PR STEOP: Basic Chemistry Laboratory Course I - Introductory Lab Course (2021W)

5.00 ECTS (5.00 SWS), SPL 27 - Chemie
Continuous assessment of course work
Fr 15.10. 16:00-17:30 Digital


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 180 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

SELBSTANMELDUNG auf MOODLE vor dem 15.10. erforderlich!

Allgemeine Vorbesprechung: Fr. 15.10., 16.00 Uhr online auf Moodle.

Praktische Übungen in 5 Kursen zwischen 16.11. und 27.01.

Genauer Zeitplan auf Moodle verfügbar

Wednesday 20.10. 16:00 - 18:30 Carl Auer v. Welsbach-Hörsaal Chemie Boltzmanngasse 1 HP
Thursday 21.10. 16:00 - 18:30 Carl Auer v. Welsbach-Hörsaal Chemie Boltzmanngasse 1 HP
Friday 22.10. 13:00 - 17:00 Carl Auer v. Welsbach-Hörsaal Chemie Boltzmanngasse 1 HP
Wednesday 27.10. 12:00 - 18:00 Carl Auer v. Welsbach-Hörsaal Chemie Boltzmanngasse 1 HP
Friday 12.11. 16:00 - 17:30 Digital (Kickoff Class)


Aims, contents and method of the course

Practical laboratory work and short block of lectures on laboratory safty .
Aim of the course is the acquisition of basic experimental techniques in chemistry and of basic skills for the safe handling of chemicals and laboratory equipment. The basic concepts of chemistry and knowledge on reactions of important elements and inorganic compounds are tought in 18 practical units.
Introduction into the basic working methods in a chemical laboratory, knowledge of the most important types of chemical reactions.

Assessment and permitted materials

The final evaluation comprises the performance and quality of the practical work, the keeping of the laboratory journal, as well as the examinations on Safety in the Laboratory, and the final examination.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Zur Beurteilung werden herangezogen:
Laborsicherheitsprüfung bis 22 Pkte
Praktische Beispiele: 13 mal 6 Pkte
Theoretische Aufgaben: 5 mal 3 Punkte
Abschlussprüfung 60 Pkte
Gesamt: 175 Pkte maximal
Mindestkriterium sind a) bestandene Laborsicherheitsprüfung (12/22 Pkte) und b) 9 von 13 praktische Beispiele bestanden.

Punkte Note
152-175 sehr gut (1)
138-151,5 gut (2)
124-137,5 befriedigend (3)
110-123,5 genügend (4)
< 110 nicht genügend (5)

Examination topics

Subjects of lecture on Safety in the Laboratory and of practical experimental work (Script)

Reading list

Charles E. Mortimer, U. Müller: "Chemie", Thieme Verlag

Association in the course directory

BA CH 01, UF CH 01

Last modified: Mo 20.09.2021 10:09