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270028 VO+UE Symmetry in Chemistry (2019W)

3.00 ECTS (3.00 SWS), SPL 27 - Chemie
Continuous assessment of course work


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


max. 50 participants
Language: English



First meeting: Thursday October 3, 02:00 PM, PC-Pool 2nd floor, Institute of Theoretical Chemistry, Währinger Str. 17

Wednesdays, 2 - 5 pm, PC-Pool, Währinger Straße 17, 2. floor


Aims, contents and method of the course

1. Symmetry operations and symmetry elements
2. Group theory
3. Point groups
4. Representations theory
5. Applications in Chemistry (Spectroscopy, Organic and inorganic Chemistry, Theoretical Chemistry)

Assessment and permitted materials

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Understanding of symmetry principles in chemistry

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory


Last modified: Tu 15.10.2019 21:28