Organic and Biological Chemistry 1
SCQF level 7
Academic year(s): 2018-2019
SCOTCAT credits : 20
ECTS credits : 10
Level : SCQF level 7
The module includes lectures on the structure, stereochemistry and nomenclature of simple organic compounds, fundamental organic reaction mechanisms, organic functional groups and their reactions, introductory bioorganic chemistry, and organic spectroscopy.
Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must have passed Higher or A-level Chemistry at Grade B or above or other equivalent qualification.
Anti-requisite(s): You cannot take this module if you take CH1202
Weekly contact: 4 lectures, 1 tutorial and 1 x 3-hour afternoon practical.
Scheduled learning hours: 80
Guided independent study hours: 120
As used by St Andrews: 2-hour Written Examination = 60%, 1-hour Practical Examination = 5%, Coursework = 35%
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 60%
Practical examinations : 5%
Re-assessment: 2-hour Written Examination = 60%, Existing 1-hour Practical Examination = 5%, Existing Coursework = 35%