Modern Chemistry
Course code
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Course title in Estonian
Tänapäeva keemia
Course title in English
Modern Chemistry
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2023/2024 Spring semester
Kalle Truus (language of instruction:Estonian)
lecturer of 2024/2025 Autumn semester
Not opened for teaching. Click the study programme link below to see the nominal division schedule.
Course aims
To introduce the major tendencies in contemporary chemistry. To develop ability for calculations of lab research strategy.
Brief description of the course
Specification and function of contemporary chemistry. Major trends of contemporary chemistry. Fundamental and applied chemistry. The role of structure theories. A survey and analysis of preferred trends in chemistry. The role of chemistry in material culture of last decades. The main classes of novel artificial compounds. Comparison of modern analysis methods Information system of chemistry. The humanitarian and cultural aspects of chemistry.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- knows the general trends of contemporary chemistry;
- can realize basic chemical theories in their evolution;
- is able to use the chemical information system;
- has premises to plan the lab work strategy in natural science area.
dotsent Kalle Truus