Identification of Inorganic and Organic Unknown compounds
Ten three-hour evening sessions.
Will commence on Thursday Jan/Feb 2020. Exact date is to be announced soon.
Sessions will be held every Thursday from 17:00 to 20:00 (except during Easter recess).
Candidates are expected to have at least first year advanced level chemistry knowledge or equivalent. This course will focus on the practical aspects and will assume that candidates are familiar with the theory component of the quantitative exercises. Candidates cannot register for this course if they are full-time students registered with the Junior College.
Each practical session will contribute to 10% to the total assessment.
Marks will be awarded on correct titre values for the quantitative tests and correct observations, inferences and identifications for the qualitative tests. Marks for the thermometric exercise will be determined on the temperature change.
A certificate will be issued if the following requirements are met:
candidates must attend a minimum of 8 sessions
candidates must obtain a minimum of 50 marks.
A Guide to Advanced level Practical Chemistry, Tabone Adami J.P., Progress press, (4th edition) ISBN 978-99957-833-5-8
The price for the course is EUR 450 and full payment must be carried out upon registration.