Chemistry 212

University of the Western Cape

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Chemistry 212

  • Host University

    University of the Western Cape

  • Location

    Cape Town, South Africa

  • Area of Study


  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    CHE114, 124 or CHE116, CHM126

  • Course Level Recommendations


    ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.

    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4 - 5
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6 - 7.5
  • Overview

    Main Content
    · Gravimetry, titrimetric methods for acids/baseis, redox titrations, complexometric
    titrations, precipitation, pH measurements, kinetic molecular theory, van der waals
    equation for real gases, laws of thermodynamics, chemical kinetics, theory of elementary

    Main Outcomes:
    At the end of this module the student must be able to achieve the
    · Interpret and illustrate the practice of wet analytical techniques.
    · Mathematically translate and explain the principle, theories and laws governing simple
    chemical systems.the descriptive chemistry of selected groups of elements.
    · An ability to predict the general trends in atomic properties of elements in the periodic
    · An understanding of the basic principles of solid state chemistry.

    For more information, please contact the South Africa Site Specialist.

Course Disclaimer

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.


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