Course Information
SemesterCourse Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleL+PCreditNumber of ECTS Credits

Course Details
Language of Instruction English
Level of Course Unit First Cycle
Department / Program PHYSICS
Mode of Delivery Face to Face
Type of Course Unit Compulsory
Objectives of the Course To teach students basic chemical laboratory techniques in particular best practises in lab safety.
To help students to learn applying fundamental chemical conceps in solving chemical problems
Course Content Determination of water hardness,soap synthesis, steam distillation, Molecular weigth determination, kintic study of reaction between ferric and iodide ions, Chemical equilibrium, weak acids weak bases and their salts, An investigation of voltaic cells
Course Methods and Techniques
Prerequisites and co-requisities None
Course Coordinator None
Name of Lecturers Prof.Dr. AHMET EMİN EROĞLU
Assistants None
Work Placement(s) No

Recommended or Required Reading
Resources General Chemisry Laboratory Handout IYTE Science Faculty Department of Chemistry

Course Category

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
In-Term Studies Quantity Percentage
Midterm exams 0 % 0
Quizzes 1 % 20
Homeworks 0 % 0
Other activities 0 % 0
Laboratory works 1 % 20
Projects 1 % 25
Final examination 1 % 35
% 100

ECTS Allocated Based on Student Workload
Activities Quantity Duration Total Work Load
Weekly Course Time 1 28 28
Exams and Exam Preparations 1 14 14
Total Work Load   Number of ECTS Credits 1 42

Course Learning Outcomes: Upon the successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
NoLearning Outcomes
1 Be able to gain knowledge about reaction kinetics
2 Be able to gain knowledge about chemical equilibrium
3 Be able to compare general properties of acids-bases
4 Be able to learn basic things about electrochemistry and its applications

Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTopicsStudy MaterialsMaterials
1 Laboratory Meeting: General Infromation General Chemisry Laboratory Handout
2 Laboratory Safety General Chemisry Laboratory Handout
3 Laboratory Working Order and Rules General Chemisry Laboratory Handout
4 Determination of Water hardness General Chemisry Laboratory Handout Experiment 1
5 Synhesis of soap General Chemisry Laboratory Handout Experiment 2
6 Models and Covalent Bonding General Chemisry Laboratory Handout Experiment 3
7 Steam Distillation General Chemisry Laboratory Handout Experiment 4
8 Molecular weigth Determination From Freezing Point Depression General Chemisry Laboratory Handout Experiment 5
9 Kinetic Study of Reaction Between Ferric and Iodide Ions General Chemisry Laboratory Handout
10 Chemical equilibrium General Chemisry Laboratory Handout Experiment 7
11 Weak Acids , Weak Bases and Their Salts General Chemisry Laboratory Handout Experiment 8
12 An İnvestigation of Voltaic Cells- The Nerst Equation General Chemisry Laboratory Handout Experiment 9
13 Presentation I
14 Presentation II
15 Final 1st week
16 Final 2nd week

Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
P1 P2 P3 P4 P5 P6 P7 P8 P9 P10
C1 4 4 4
C2 4 4 4
C3 4 4 4
C4 4 4 4

Contribution: 0: Null 1:Slight 2:Moderate 3:Significant 4:Very Significant