Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9105045171998Radioanalytical Chemistry IElective118
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course for students is to be able to learn basic knowledge and advantages of radioanalytical methods, principle radioanalytical methods and their applications
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr.Şule AYTAŞ-Doç.Dr. Sabriye YUŞAN
Learning Outcomes
1Being able to understand the basic knowledge about nuclear science.
2Being able to understand the necessary regulation for protection from nuclear.
3Being able to choose and use the appropriate detection system for radioanalytical methods.
4Being able to comprehend the basic and advantages of radioanalytical methods.
5Being able to apply the radioanalytical methods in laboratory.
6Being able to apply the radioanalytical methods in other areas.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The radioactivity, radioactive decay, chemical effect of nuclear transformation, interaction of radiation with matter, radiation detection and measurement, basic analytical methods connected with radioactive elements, analytical applications connected with absorption and scattering of nuclear radiation and analytical application connected with interaction of neutron with matter.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction to radioanalytical chemistryLab.
2Basic analytical methods connected with radioelementsPreparation of lab. report
3A general view to radioactivity and nuclear decays.Lab.
4Investigation of chemical effects of nuclear transformationPreparation of lab. report
5Mid-term examLab.
6Interaction of radiations with matterPreparation of lab. report
7Interaction of alpha particles with matterLab.
8Interaction of beta particles with matterPreparation of lab. report
9Interaction of electromagnetic radiation with matterLab.
10Mid-term exam Preparation of lab. report
11Radiation detection and measurementLab.
12Analytical applications connected with absorption and scattering of nuclear radiationPreparation of lab. report
13Analytical application connected with interaction of neutron with matterLab.
14The presentation of the semester Project.Preparation of lab. report
15The presentation of the semester Project.Lab.
16Final exam.Preparation of lab. report
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Willard H. H., Merritt L. L. Jr., Dean J. A., Setle F. A. Jr., Instrumental Methods of Analysis, Wadsworth Publishing Company, U.S.A., Seventh Edition, 1988. 2.Ewing G. W., Instrumental Methods of Chemical Analysis, 5th Edition, McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1987 3.Vertes A., Kiss I., Nuclear Chemistry, Elsevier, New York, U.S.A., 1987. 4.Geary W. J., James A. M., Radichemical Methods Analytical Chemistry by Open Learning, John Wiley and Sons, 1986
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination224
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures12224
Report Preparation8972
Project Preparation22244
Project Presentation224
Individual Study for Mid term Examination22040
Individual Study for Final Examination13535
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)225
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO3   55  5555
LO4 55  55  55
LO5   45   55 
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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