Course: Inorganic Chemistry 1

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Course title Inorganic Chemistry 1
Course code AFC/AGC1
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 1
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Šindelář Zdeněk, doc. RNDr. CSc.
  • Čajan Michal, doc. RNDr. Ph.D.
Course content
" elements in nature " periodic system of the chemical elements, periodic law " hydrogen, chemistry of hydrogen and hydrogen bond " basic chemical properties, abundance and utilization of the elements " rare gasses - elements of VIII. main group (He, Ne, Ar, Kr, Xe, Rn) " halogens part I. (F, Cl, Br), halogens part II. (Br, I, At). VII. main group " chalcogens part I. (introduction; O, S), chalcogens part II. (S, Se,Te, Po) VI. main group " elements of V. main group part I (N, P) " elements of V. main group part II (As, Sb, Bi) " elements of IV. main group part I (C, Si) " elements of IV. main group part II (Ge, Sn, Pb) " elements of III. main group I (B, Al)

Learning activities and teaching methods
  • Attendace - 52 hours per semester
  • Homework for Teaching - 8 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The lecture covers all inorganic chemistry matter and it is designed for students of chemistry in the first semester.
Recall basic chemical conceptions in inorganic chemistry. Describe properties of main groups III. - VIII. of elements and their inorganic compounds with emphasis on synthesis, bonding possibilities, structure, reactions, occurrence in nature and application in practice.
basic knoweledges of general chemistry and secondary school chemistry

Assessment methods and criteria
Written exam

Min. 60 % successfulness in written test (sayllabus extent).
Recommended literature
  • A. Muck. (2005). Základy strukturní anorganické chemie. Academia, Praha.
  • F. A. Cotton, G. Wilkinson. (1973). Anorganická chemie. Academia, Praha.
  • F. Kašpárek a kol. (2001). Anorganická chemie, scrpt.. UP, Olomouc.
  • H. Remy. (1972). Anorganická chemie I, II. SNTL, Praha.
  • Heslop, R. B., Jones, K. (1982). Anorganická chemie. SNTL, Praha.
  • J. Gažo a kolektív. (1981). Všeobecná a anorganická chémia. Alfa, Bratislava.
  • J. Klikorka, B. Hájek, J. Votinský:. (1985). Obecná a anorganická chemie. SNTL/ALFA, Praha.
  • N. N. Greenwood, A. Earnshaw. (1993). Chemie prvků I, II. Informatorium, Praha.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science Chemistry More Subjects Studium (1) Chemistry courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Science Bioinorganic Chemistry (1) Chemistry courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Science Bioorganic Chemistry and Chemical Biology (2016) Chemistry courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Science Chemistry (1) Chemistry courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Science Biochemistry (1) Chemistry courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Science Nanomaterial Chemistry (2016) Chemistry courses 1 Winter