Inorganic Compounds: Structure, Bonding and Reactivity

University of Auckland

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Inorganic Compounds: Structure, Bonding and Reactivity

  • Host University

    University of Auckland

  • Location

    Auckland, New Zealand

  • Area of Study


  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    CHEM110 or CHEM120

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    Modern inorganic chemistry encompasses the study of compounds with a broad diversity of reactivities, structures and bonding types. Often these have widespread relevance for many other areas of science and technology. Fundamental concepts in atomic and molecular structure will be provided to give a foundation for examples drawn from coordination, bioinorganic, organometallic and main group chemistry. The associated laboratories provide complementary experience in synthesis and measurement of physical properties for selected inorganic compounds.

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