Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
404003202018INTRODUCTION TO COLLOID CHEMISTRYElective363
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of course is to explain the meaning of colloidal systems, application areas and its importance. For this purpose the preparation and properties of colloidal systems are given.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Esra Evrim YALÇINKAYA
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to know the properties of colloids and where they are used
2To be able to know the basic concepts of colloid chemistry and its importance
3To be able to recognize colloid materials
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Definitions, classification and preparation of colloids, colloids kinetics, optical and electrical properties, emulsions and foams.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Definition and Importance of Colloid Chemistry
2Classification of colloids
3Preparation of colloids
4Preparation of colloids
5Kinetic properties of colloids
6Kinetic properties of colloids
7Optical properties of colloids
8Midterm exam
9Electrical properties of colloids
10Emulsions
11Emulsions
12Colloids purification
13Colloids purification
14General applications
15General applications
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Course Book(s): D.J.Show, “Introduction to colloid and surface chemistry”, Wutter Worth, (1970) Helper Book(s): Tevfik Atalay, “ Kolloid Kimyası”, Kişisel Yayınlar, (2004)
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
English
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Individual Study for Mid term Examination12020
Individual Study for Final Examination14040
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)92
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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