Syllabus academic year 2008/2009
(Created 2008-07-17.)

Higher education credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH. Level: G1 (First level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. Compulsory for: K2. Alternative for: B2. Course coordinator: Professor Staffan Hansen,, Materialkemi. Recommended prerequisits: KOO101 Fundamental Chemistry. Assessment: Written examination. Applied project completed. Examination results define grade. Further information: The teaching of the course takes the form of lectures, excercises and an applied project (compulsory). Home page:


Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

be able to utilize her/his knowledge of the structure of the atom and the periodic table of the elements in order to predict the properties of the elements and their compounds


Jones, L & Atkins, P: Chemistry -Molecules, Matter, and Change, 4th edition. Freeman 1999. ISBN: 07167-4257-8 or
Housecroft, C E & Constable, E C: Chemistry, 2nd edition. Prentice Hall 2002. ISBN: 0130869244.
Hand-out material.