Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
300001312005GENERAL CHEMISTRY-ICompulsory113
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle and Second Cycle
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Objectives of the Course
It is aimed to inform students about chemistry which underlies all life sciences.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. M. Emrah KILINÇ, Prof. Dr. Özlem SÖĞÜT, Prof. Dr. K. Arzum ERDEM GÜRSAN, Prof. Dr. Pınar KARA KADAYIFCILAR, Doç. Dr. Dilşat ARIKSOYSAL, Doç. Dr. Hakan KARADENİZ
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to comprehend the basic principles of chemistry.
2To be able to have the basic knowledge about the structure of an atom and its constituents.
3To be able to comprehend the properties of electromagnetic radiation that enables to explain the structure of atom
4To be able to comprehend the intramolecular and intermolcular forces that hold the molecules and atoms together, to evaluate the quality of chemical bonds included in a natural or synthetic chemical substances.
5To be able to put forward an idea about the probability of a chemical reaction, to balance the reactions.
6To be able to use chemical measurement units.
7To be able to make stoichiometric calculations like mol, molarity at chemical reactions.
8To be able to evaluate the physical and chemical properties of elements with regard to similarity and opposition.
9To be able to evaluate chemical reactions in terms of speed (kinetic) and compare with each other
10To be able to understand and use chemical thermodynamics
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Basic Mathematics and physics background
Course Contents
Atom and its constituents, atom models, electromagnetic radiation, wave theorem, electromagnetic scattering, Planck quantum theorem, atomic spectrums, mass spectrometry, isotops and isobars, atom energy levels, quantum numbers, Pauli’s exclusion principle, periodical classification and periodic table, electronic structure of an ion, chemical bonds,, stoichiometry, properties of gases, gas laws,chemical formulas, solutions, chemical kinetics and thermodynamics
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Atom and its constituents , Atom models, electromagnetic radiation, wave theorem, elektromagnetic scattering, Planck quantum theorem Atom energy levels, quantum numbers, Atom energy levels, quantum numbers, Pauli’s (exclusion) principle
2Atom energy levels, Bohr, Hydrogen atom emission-absorption, quantum theory, Heisenberg, De Broglie, Scrodinger
3Periodical classification and periodic table, atomic volume, electronegativity, ionization energy, electron affinity, anion-cation formation
4Chemical Bonds, Lewis symbols, intramolecular bonds, ionic bond, covalent bond, polarity of bond, dipole moment
5Hybridisation, hybrit orbits,molecular geometry, intermolecular bonds, dipole-dipole forces, London forces (Van der Waals forces), hydrogen bond
6Writing and reading chemical formulas, simple and molecular formulas, differences in formula writing
7Stoichiometry, Gases, Gas laws, Solutions.
8Preparation of solutions, concentrations
9Unit conversion at concentration calculations, ionic force, exercises. Final examination
10Kinetics, I- Descriptions II- Affects of various factos on rate of reaction Midterm examination week
11Kinetics, I- Descriptions II- Affects of various factos on rate of reaction Kinetics, III- Examination of simple patterned (graded) reactions IV- Identification of a pattern of a reaction by experimentation Kinetic, V- Catalysis
12Thermodynamics, Concepts of thermodynamics I- descriptions II- Heat and work III- The zeroth principle of Thermodynamics
13 Thermodynamics, - Basic principles of Thermodynamics – first principle and its application
14Thermodynamics, Third principle and absolute entropies, free enthalpy (Gibbs free energy, (G) and direction of a reaction, Equilibrium constant and its relation with temperature, exercises.
15 Final examination
Recommended or Required Reading
1. General Chemistry textbook, E.Ü Pharmacy Faculty, Department of Basic Pharmacy Sciences, Department of Analytical Chemistry. 2. Mortimer C.E., Modern University Chemistry 1st volume, Translation editor Turhan Altınata 1993. 3. Sabri Alpaydın, Abdullah Şimşek, General Chemistry book , Nobel Publication Distribution, 2008. 4. Raymond Chang, Translation editors Prof. Dr. Tahsin Uyar, Prof Dr. Serpil Aksoy, Prof Dr. Recai İnam, Palme Publication, 2009. 5. Frank Ashall, Extraordinary Inventions book, TÜBİTAK Popular Science Books.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Sınavı1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Individual Study for Mid term Examination12525
Individual Study for Final Examination13535
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)91
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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