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CH5517   Advanced Physical Inorganic Chemistry

Academic year(s): 2018-2019

Key information

SCOTCAT credits : 10

ECTS credits : 5

Level : SCQF Level 11

Semester: 2

Availability restrictions: Not automatically available to General Degree students

Planned timetable: To be arranged.

This module involves distinct sections on photophysics of coordination complexes including theory and applications, and inorganic 'open shell' compounds including synthesis, characterisation and applications of paramagnetic inorganic species.

Relationship to other modules

Pre-requisite(s): Undergraduate - before taking this module you must pass CH2501 and pass 1 module from {CH2501, CH2601, ch2603}. Undergraduate - before taking this module you must pass CH2501 and pass at least 1 module from {CH2501, CH2601, CH2603}

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact: 2 - 3 lectures per week over 9 - 10 weeks (within Weeks 1-11) and 2 - 3 tutorials in total.

Scheduled learning hours: 20

Guided independent study hours: 80

Assessment pattern

As used by St Andrews: 2-hour Written Examination = 100%

As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 100%
Practical examinations : 0%
Coursework: 0%

Re-assessment: Oral Re-assessment = 100%

Personnel

Module coordinator: Dr E Zysman-Colman
Module teaching staff: Dr E Zysman-Colman, Dr B Bode