Course syllabus

Allmän och oorganisk kemi
General and Inorganic Chemistry

KOKA01, 7,5 credits, G1 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2014/15
Decided by: Education Board C
Date of Decision: 2014-04-14

General Information

Main field: Technology.
Compulsory for: N1
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


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.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
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.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH
Assessment: Written exam, Laboratory experiment.

Code: 0114. Name: General and Inorganic Chemistry.
Credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH. Assessment: Written examination.
Code: 0214. Name: Laboratory Exercises.
Credits: 0. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: Participation is mandatory, passed written report.


The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: TEK285

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Professor Ola Wendt,
Course homepage:
Further information: Replaces TEK285