CHEM8801 Analytical Chemistry for Molecular Analysis Part 1

6 points
(see Timetable)
Semester 1UWA (Perth)Face to face
Students must enrol concurrently in parts 1 to 4 of this unit. The unit comprises an advanced study of modern analytical instrumentation used for the analysis of molecular compounds. These topics are designed primarily to provide students with a deeper understanding of the use of equipment, its shortcomings and strengths, and to detail hyphenated techniques for classical organic molecular analysis. Interpretive protocols, the use of databases and experimental design are also covered in detail. Laboratory work includes a small research project.
This unit exposes students to advanced molecular analytical techniques and their application in modern analytical laboratories and trains them in analytical experimental design and interpretive protocols.
Typically this unit is assessed in the following ways: (1) laboratory reports; (2) two written assignments and one major investigative project/method development assignment; and (3) written examinations. Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s)
Associate Professor Matthew Piggott
Unit rules
enrolment in the Master of Science (Analytical Chemistry) (51550)
Contact hours
lectures: 14.5 hours; labs: 17.5 hours; site visits/workshops: 5.25 hours
Unit Outline

Patrick, G. L. An Introduction to Medicinal Chemistry, 3rd edn: OUP 2005

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