Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast
In this unit, you will gain an insight into the world of chemistry via industry processes. You will work through collaborative and individual activities covering a range of topics such as the chemical basics of matter, introductory chemical analysis, states of matter, acid-base chemistry and organic chemistry. You will apply your fundamental chemistry knowledge while learning essential laboratory skills in a workshop setting. The theories and skills acquired throughout the term will enable you to design solutions in an industry context, and to reflect on your approach and reasoning.
|Unit name||Applied Chemistry|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Launceston||Term 4||On-Campus||Off-Campus||Domestic Domestic|
|Cradle Coast||Term 4||On-Campus||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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1. Recall and explain introductory principles and theories of chemistry.
2. Identify and explain the properties and interactions of substances.
3. Solve technical and theoretical chemistry problems
4. Identify, evaluate and use relevant discipline tools and techniques
5. Identify and evaluate relevant behaviours, principles and perspectives in the workplace
6. Use reflective and deliberate thinking to generate plans for self-development
7. Apply practice and discipline-based skills and knowledge to communicate solutions to real world problems
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AT1: Weekly engagement activities involving theory, relationship to industry and reflection – 40%
AT2: Quiz during workshop for recall, explanation and application of chemical theories – 20%
AT3: Scenario: Project & Portfolio – 40%
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