Course syllabus P15-0097-B - General Chemistry (FBFS - WS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty: Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Sciences
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
General Chemistry
Level of study:
Course supervisor:
prof. RNDr. Alena Vollmannová, PhD.
Supervising department:
Environmental Management - bachelor (required), 1. semester
Environmental Management - bachelor (required), 1. semester
Teaching hours per week:
1/3 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
Presence: 1/3 (lessons of lectures
per week / lessons of seminars per week)
Presence 13/39 (lessons of lectures per
semester / lessons of seminars per semester)

Individual work 104 lessons

Mode of delivery (face-to-face, distance learning):
full-time, attendance method, part-time, attendance method
Mode of completion and ECTS credits allocated: Exam (6 credits)
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods :
During the semester, 4 written tests (each of two for 15 points, and each of two for 10 points) and a final written exam for 50 points will be realised. For the evaluation A it is necessary to obtain at least 93 points, for the evaluation B at least 86 points, for the evaluation C at least 79 points, for the evaluation D at least 72 points and for the evaluation E at least 64 points.
Objectives and learning outcomes of the course unit:
Student masters basic knowledges from general chemistry necessary for understanding of phenomenon and relations in following subjects of close specialization.
After completion of the subject the student understands the principles of general chemistry and is able to apply those in the follow-up subjects.
Course contents:
Basic knowledge of the structure of atoms, chemical bonds, the arrangement of elements in the periodic table of elements, chemical reactions (basic terms of thermodynamics, thermochemistry, reaction kinetics, chemical equilibria). Knowledge of the states phases, focusing on the properties of coordination compounds, analytical (solutions) and colloidal dispersion systems. General laboratory skills.
Recommended or required reading:
Leško,J. a kol.: Obecná chemie, TU Ostrava, 1999
Poláček,Š. a kol.: Anorganická chémia, SPU Nitra, 2006
Polák,R., Zahradník, R.: Obecná chemie, Praha, 2000

Language of instruction: Slovak
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 46

0 %4,3 %
2,2 %
17,4 %
52,2 %23,9 %
Name of lecturer(s):
Ing. Pavol Trebichalský, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
prof. RNDr. Alena Vollmannová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Supervisor signature and last modification:
14. 1. 2019

Last modification made by Ing. Martin Mastík, PhD. on 01/14/2019.

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