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301619 VO Analytical Chemistry 1 for Biologists (2018S)

2.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie



Aims, contents and method of the course

Principles of Stoechiometry, Chemical Equilibria, Redox-reactions and their application in Analytical Chemistry, Fractionation and Separation methods and their importance in chromatography and electrophoresis, Instrumental methods: UV/Vis, IR, Raman, MassSpectrometry and NMR, Statistics, calibration and propagation of errors.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam, appx 1.5h, typically 15 very short questions including simple calculations, which represent a cross-section through the content of the lecture course. electronic calculators allowed

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Understanding of basic analytical operations, Acid/base, Redox and complex-formation equilibria, Understanding of separation and fractionation methods (e.g. electrophoresis, chromatography) Understanding of instrumental methods, Critical assessment of results in terms of statistics.
50% of exam questions must be correctly answered for a passing grade.
100-87.5%: Excellent (1)
87.5-75%: Good (2)
75-62.5%: Adequate (3)
62.5-50%: Sufficient (4)
< 50%: Fail (5)

Critical assessment of results in terms of statistics.

Understanding of instrumental methods

Examination topics

The entire lecture course, lecture slides under http://moodle.univie.ac.at

Reading list

Seamus P. J. Higson: Analytical Chemistry, Oxford University Press
Charles E. Mortimer, Ulrich Müller, Johannes Beck, Chemie Basiswissen, Thieme
Lecture slides

Association in the course directory

BMB 5, B-BMB 5, B-BMG 6A, BAN 6,BBO 8, BOE 11,BPB 11,BZO 11,BMG 10

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