Universität Wien FIND

Return to Vienna for the summer semester of 2022. We are planning to hold courses mainly on site to enable the personal exchange between you, your teachers and fellow students. We have labelled digital and mixed courses in u:find accordingly.

Due to COVID-19, there might be changes at short notice (e.g. individual classes in a digital format). Obtain information about the current status on u:find and check your e-mails regularly.

Please read the information on https://studieren.univie.ac.at/en/info.

300030 UE Chemical laboratory course for biologists (2017S)

5.00 ECTS (4.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work

Anmeldung, Termine und alle weiteren Informationen unter: http://orgchem.univie.ac.at/bio/ue-bio/


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


max. 160 participants
Language: German



First meeting and seminar: Wednesday 1.3.2017 14:00 Auer-von-Welsbach Lecture hall of the chemistry institutes
Registration: https://orgchem.univie.ac.at/bio/ue-bio/
Visit the web-page and the moodle page for further details.


Aims, contents and method of the course

In turn tutorials to the theoretical background and/or the experimental procedures, followed by experiments singly, or in pairs, or in groups. Introduction to the lab bench equipment. Law of mass action. Acids and bases. Volumetric determinations. Buffer systems. Red-Ox reactions. Gas volumetry. Qualitative organic analysis: hetero elements, functional grops. Distillation. Chemistry of natural products: Carbohydrates. Amino acids, peptides and proteins. Chromatography: Thin layer chromatography. Ion exchange. Chemistry of natural products: Isolation of leaf pigments. Chromatography: Column chromatography. Chemistry of natural products: Isolation of fats and of flavoring components from nutmeg.

Assessment and permitted materials

Punktesystem zur Leistungskontrolle der Praktischen Arbeit und des theoretischen Wissens.
Siehe moodle für nähere Informationen.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

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Examination topics

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Reading list

Skriptum wird über moodle zur Verfügung gestellt.

Association in the course directory

BIO 10, B-BIO 10

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