Syllabus academic year 2007/2008

Higher education credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH. Level: G1 (First level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. KOKA01 overlap following cours/es: TEK285 och TEK285. Compulsory for: N1. Course coordinator: Prof. Bertil Holmberg,, Bioorganisk kemi. Assessment: Written exam. Home page:

To provide basic understanding of and knowledge about chemical processes and phenomena. Fundamental understanding of structure and reactivity of inorganic compounds and knowledge about the principles of chemical formulae and important chemical concepts in the Swedish and the English language.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Fundamental chemical processes related to applications in nano science and technology are described and explained.

The course comprises

The student works actively with problem solving during the course in order to reach the learning outcomes described above. Skills and abilities in the professional use of scientific and chemical therminology are promoted by the use of standard English literature.

Atkins P and Jones L: Chemical Principles, The Quest for Insight, 3rd ed. Freeman 2005. ISBN: 0-7167-5701-X.