BCH3802 - Characterization and Analysis of Chemical Hazards II

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Chemistry
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to enable engineering students to develop and apply their knowledge in basic analytical chemistry to tackle problems in the chemical testing of manufactured products and to evaluate potential human health and environmental risks posed by the various toxic chemical substances in manufactured products.

The course will adopt a problem-based approach and use a series of cases in manufactured product chemical testing (especially in toys and electric/electronic appliances) to guide students through the various chemical theories and processes involved.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 30%
Examination: 70%
Examination Duration: 3 hours
Detailed Course Information


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