Course: Chemistry

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Course title Chemistry
Course code AFC/CHA
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Klečková Marta, doc. RNDr. CSc.
Course content
" basic chemical terms - matter, element, atom, compound, molecule, chemical nomenclature " atom structure - core, shell, rules of infilling " chemical compounds, mixtures and their splitting, composition of systems, basic chemical rules, " periodic system of elements " chemical bond - classic and modern imaginations, stereochemistry of inorganic molecules " chemical process - types of chemical reactions, redox-reactions; equilibrium " electrolyte solutions - dissociation, acid-base theories, measurement of pH value " electrolysis, galvanic cells, conductivity of solutions, electrode potential, potentiometric methods

Learning activities and teaching methods
  • Homework for Teaching - 22 hours per semester
  • Attendace - 13 hours per semester
  • Preparation for the Course Credit - 25 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The lecture is designed for advanced students of Physics. Basic chemical terms and principles of general chemistry are described.
Describe basic chemical terms and principles of general chemistry
Knowledge of Chemistry within the scope of secondary school curriculum.

Assessment methods and criteria
Didactic Test

For successful graduation, students must gain no less then 70% test score.
Recommended literature
  • G. C. Hill, J. S. Holman. (1998). Chemistry in context. ELBS/Nelson.
  • H. Kolářová. (1995). Chemie. ČVUT, Praha.
  • J. Malý, P. Rovnaníková. (1995). Základy chemie. SPN, Bratislava.
  • L. Žúrková a kolektív. (1985). Všeobecná chémia. Alfa, Bratislava.
  • O. Fischer a kolektiv. (1983). Fyzikální chemie. SPN, Praha.
  • P. Atkins, L. Jones. (2002). Chemical Principles. Freeman W., H. and Company, N.Y.
  • P. W. Atkins. (1998). Physical Chemistry. Oxford Univ. Press.
  • R. Polák, R. Zahradník. (2000). Obecná chemie. Praha.
  • T. L. Brown, H. E. LeMay, B. E. Bursten. (1997). Chemistry. Prentice-Hall.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science Applied Physics (1) Physics courses 3 Summer
Faculty of Science Biophysics (2015) Physics courses 3 Summer