Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
404004302006STRATEGY IN INORGANIC SYNTHESISElective486
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The mean goal of this course is to teach inorganic reaction mechanisms and provide prediction of synthesis methods for a desired compounds.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr Sevil İrişli, Prof. Dr. Hayati Türkmen, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Süleyman Gülcemal
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to understand the concepts and principles of the course
2To be able to plan and experience the reactions
3To be able to comment experimental results with theoretical knowledges
4To be able to collaborate for solving a problem by the way of laboratory works
5To be able to present experimental results as a report
6To be able to gain ability of tendency to sources of information related to the course by using internet
7To be able to understand inorganic reactions and mechanisms
8To be able to apply the synthesis information for solving a described problem
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
It is obligatory to pass laboratory work
Course Contents
Determination of reactions types and utilization for inorganic synthesis with their properties
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction - Presentation and outline of the course - Reactions types Research of the literature on the synthesis methods
2- Substitution reactionsSubstitution reactions of cobalt complexes
3- Substitution and mechanism of octahedral complexes Ni (II) complexes and characterization of their structures
4- Solvolysis and hydrolysisElectron transfer reactions between cobalt and iron complexes
5- Substitution reactions in square planar complexesCobalt complexes containing the chelating ligand
6- Factors affecting substitution reactions in square planar complexesAddition reactions of tin
7- Thermodynamic stability of complexes - Factors affecting stability of complexes Photochemical substitution reactions of metal cabonyls
8- Addition reactionsCharacterization of structures based on synthesized compounds
9Midterm examChraacterization of structures based on synthesized compounds
10- Electron transfer reactionCharacterization of structures based on synthesized compounds
11- Outer sphere electron transfer reactionsReport preparation
12- Inner sphere electron transfer reactionReport presentation
13- Inner sphere electron transfer reactionReport estimation
14- Photochemical reactionsLab exam
15- Lewis acid-base addition reaction
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Keith F. Purcell John C. Kotz Inorganic Chemistry W. B. Saunders Company
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
SUM0
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 Lectures14228
Team/Group Work11010
Experiment10330
Report Preparation10330
Project Preparation11515
Individual Study for Homework Problems4416
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11515
Individual Study for Final Examination13030
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)178
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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