Academic year(s): 2018-2019
SCOTCAT credits : 10
ECTS credits : 5
Level : SCQF Level 10
Availability restrictions: Not automatically available to General Degree students
This module describes the properties of matter relevant to their interaction with electromagnetic radiation. Absorption, transmission, reflection and diffraction of light across the electromagnetic spectrum are covered. There is a focus on microwave, infrared and NMR spectroscopy. Solid-state NMR spectroscopy will be compared with solution-state NMR and the advantages of solid-state NMR in obtaining structural information discussed.
Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass CH2701 and ( pass CH2501 or pass CH2601 or pass CH2603 )
Anti-requisite(s): You cannot take this module if you take CH4713
Weekly contact: 2 hours of lectures (x 9 weeks) and 2 hours of tutorials over the semester.
Scheduled learning hours: 20
Guided independent study hours: 80
As used by St Andrews: 2-Hour Written Examination = 100%
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 100%
Practical examinations : 0%
Re-assessment: Oral Re-assessment = 100%