Course title
M20610001
General Chemistry A

alicja klimkowicz
Course description
This course is designed to remind and teach students about the basics of chemistry, atomic and molecular structure, state of matter and solutions as well as chemical reactions and basics of chemical equilibrium.
Purpose of class
The aim of this course is to help students acquire an understanding of the principles of chemistry on the academic level.
Goals and objectives

Goals and objectives Course Outcomes
1. The student understands the structure of the atom and understands the nature of chemical bonding.
A-1
2. The student understands the state of maters (gaseous, liquid, solid) and solutions.
A-1
3. The student possess basic knowledge of a chemical reactions and the state of equilibrium.
A-1
Language
English
Class schedule

Class schedule HW assignments (Including preparation and review of the class.) Amount of Time Required
1. Chemistry and measurements lecture review at home 160分
2. States of matter; liquid and solids lecture review at home 160分
3. Atoms, molecules, and ions lecture review at home 160分
4. Electron configuration and periodicity
Short test and review of the questions
lecture review at home 160分
preparation for the test 110分
5. Ionic and covalent bonding lecture review at home 160分
6. Molecular geometry and chemical bonding theory lecture review at home 160分
7. Calculations with chemical formulas and equations, chemical reactions lecture review at home 160分
8. The gaseous state lecture review at home 160分
9.
Mid-term exam and discussion on solutions to the exam problems
preparation for the mid-exam 260分
10. Solutions lecture review at home 160分
11. Rates of reaction lecture review at home 160分
12. Acids and bases chemistry lecture review at home 170分
13. Chemical equilibrium lecture review at home 160分
14. Final exam and discussion on solutions to the exam problems preparation for the final exam 350分
Total. - - 2650分
Relationship between 'Goals and Objectives' and 'Course Outcomes'

short test Mid-term exam Final Exam Total.
1. 20% 10% 10% 40%
2. 20% 20% 40%
3. 20% 20%
Total. 20% 30% 50% -
Evaluation method and criteria
The Mid-term exam will contribute 40% to your grade.
The Final exam will contribute 60% to your grade.
To pass the student must earn a total score of 60% or more.
Textbooks and reference materials
General Chemistry by Darrell Ebbing and Steven D. Gammon, eleventh edition
Prerequisites
Basic Chemistry
Office hours and How to contact professors for questions
  • Contact via e-mail, the e-mail addresses to Alicja Klimkowicz: alicja(at)shibaura-it.ac.jp
Regionally-oriented
Non-regionally-oriented course
Development of social and professional independence
  • Course that cultivates an ability for utilizing knowledge
  • Course that cultivates a basic problem-solving skills
Active-learning course
About half of the classes are interactive
Course by professor with work experience
Work experience Work experience and relevance to the course content if applicatable
N/A N/A
Education related SDGs:the Sustainable Development Goals
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