CHEM1300 - Principles of General Chemistry

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Chemistry
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Exclusive Courses:
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2023/24, Semester B 2023/24

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

This course aims to provide an introduction to the fundamental concepts in chemistry to undergraduate students major in chemistry and related disciplines, and prepare them to study more advanced chemistry courses.

Upon completion of this course, students should be able to:
a. demonstrate an understanding of the basic concepts and principles of Chemistry,
b. observe simple chemical reactions and understand their nature,
c. gain knowledge and skills regarding chemistry experiments and awareness of common hazards.

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

Continuous Assessment: 30%
Examination: 70%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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