Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
404002022006ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY -ICompulsory2310
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The main objective of this course is to give fundamentals of analytical chemistry covering acid-base reactions. Laboratory studies are planned to provide basics of traditional qulitative analysis in a systematic way.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. İsmet GÖKÇEL, Prof. Dr. Müşerref ARDA
Learning Outcomes
1Gain an ability to communicate general properties of acids and bases, pH of a solution and acid-base titrations.
2Be able to classify acids and bases, predict their properties based on their formula and structure, and represent their reactions
3Gain an ability to perform laboratory techniques correctly following written protocols and using appropriate safety procedures
4Be able to carry out, record and analyze the results of chemical experiments.
5Be able to classify inorganic ions according to their characteristic reactions
6Be able to use the knowledge of the specific reactions of ions in order to predict composition of an unknown sample.
7Test common metal ions and anions to identify the composition of an unknown sample
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
This course emphasizes qualitative and quantitative methods of analysis coupled with equilibrium chemistry. Concentration units are defined. Strong and weak acids, bases and their dissociation reactions are given. The terms of buffer and buffer capacity, calculation of the pH of a medium , amphiprotic species and their reactions are defined.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Fundamentals of analytical chemistry, classifying analytical techniques, common steps in chemical analysis, concentration units, dilution and activity.nIntroduction to the laboratory, safety procedures, basic equipment and instrumentatio
2Aqueous acid-base theories, Acid-base equlibria in water Preparation of a standard solution, reactions of basic anions and sample analysis
3the pH scale, strong acids and bases and their mixtures1. Group of cations, identifiying tests and sample analysis
4Weak acids, their equilibrium in water and dissociation constants2. Group of cations, identifiying tests and sample analysis
5Weak bases and their equilibrium in water, Salts of weak acids and bases2. Group of cations, identifiying tests and sample analysis
6Buffers, buffer capacity3. Group of cations, identifiying tests and sample analysis
7Polyprotic acids and their salts3. Group of cations, identifiying tests and sample analysis
8Midterm examReport preparation
9Fractions of dissociating species at a given pH:  values4 and 5. Group of cations, identifiying tests and sample analysis
10Buffer calculations for polyprotic acids1-5 Sample analysis
11Introduction to volumetric titrations, Strong acids versus strong bases1-5 Sample analysis
12Weak acids versus strong bases1-5 Sample analysis
13End point and indicators, error calculations in titration1-5 Sample analysis
14Titration of carbonatesCompletion of missing experiment
15Titration of acid mixturesLaboratory Examination
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Course Book(s): Analitik Kimya, H. Tural, Ege Üniv. Fen Fak Yayınları, No 140, 2004 Analitik Kimya Problemleri ve Açıklamalı Çözümleri, H. Tural, H. İ. Gökçel, 2. Baskı, Ege Üniv. Fen Fak Yayınları, No 206, 2013 Analytical Chemistry, G.D. Christian, 4th Ed., John Wiley & Sons, 1986 Nicel Kimyasal Analiz, D.C.Harris 8. baskıdan çeviri Ed. A.R. Türker, Palme Yayımcılık, 2015
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
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14342
Laboratory14456
Report Preparation14342
Individual Study for Homework Problems4416
Individual Study for Mid term Examination7428
Individual Study for Final Examination5630
Reading8432
Laboratory Examination14342
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)292
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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