CHEM 100 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
General Chemistry
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
CHEM 100
Fall
2
2
3
6

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
English
Course Type
Required
Course Level
First Cycle
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives The goal of this course is to give the basic knowledge of Chemistry and problem solving skills to the engineering students.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Will be able to comprehend the basic concepts of chemistry
  • Will be able to recognize the chemical events occurring in the environment
  • Will be able to distinguish matter and properties of matter
  • Will be able to understand the basics of heat and energy exchange in chemical reactions
  • Will be able to comprehend basic knowledge to understand the concepts of atomic structure and chemical bonds
Course Content The contents of this course is: matter and measurement (precision and accuracy), atoms, molecules, ions, and their properties, stochiometry and chemical calculations, chemical reactions in aqueous solutions, thermochemistry, atomic structure, electron configurations, atomic properties and the periodic table.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Introduction and General Information
2 Matter and Measurement Course Book Chapter 1
3 Atoms, Molecules, and ions Course Book Chapter 2
4 Stochiometry: Chemical Calculations Course Book Chapter 3
5 Stochiometry: Chemical calculations Course Book Chapter 3
6 Chemical Reactions in Aqueous Solutions Course Book Chapter 4
7 Gases Course Book Chapter 5
8 Gases Course Book Chapter 5
9 Thermochemistry Course Book Chapter 6
10 Thermochemistry Course Book Chapter 6
11 Atomic Structure Course Book Chapter 7
12 Atomic Structure Course Book Chapter 7
13 Semiconductors Course Book Chapter 24
14 General Review Course Book Chapter 1 , Chapter 2, Chapter 3, Chapter 4, Chapter 5, Chapter 6, Chapter 7, Chapter 24
15 Review of the Semester  
16 Review of the Semester  

 

Course Textbooks Chemistry: The Central Science, 12th Edition. H LeMay, Bruce E. Bursten, Catherine Murphy, Patrick Woodward. Pearson, ISBN-10: 0132175088 • ISBN-13: 9780132175081
References General Chemistry: Principles and Modern Applications, PetrucciHarwoodHerringMadura 9th Ed. Pearson / Prentice Hall, 2007, ISBN 0131988255

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Requirements Number Percentage
Participation
Laboratory / Application
1
10
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
2
50
Final / Oral Exam
1
40
Total

Contribution of Semester Work to Final Grade
3
60
Contribution of Final Work to Final Grade
1
40
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
2
32
Laboratory / Application Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
2
Study Hours Out of Class
15
4
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
2
16
Final / Oral Exam
1
24
    Total
180

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Qualifications / Outcomes
* Level of Contribution
1
2
3
4
5
1 Adequate knowledge in Mathematics, Science and Civil Engineering; ability to use theoretical and applied information in these areas to model and solve Civil Engineering problems
2 Ability to identify, define, formulate, and solve complex Civil Engineering problems; ability to select and apply proper analysis and modeling methods for this purpose
3 Ability to design a complex system, device or product under realistic constraints and conditions, in such a way as to meet the desired result; ability to apply modern design methods for this purpose
4 Ability to devise, select, and use modern techniques and tools needed for Civil Engineering practice
5 Ability to design and conduct experiments, gather data, analyze and interpret results for investigating Civil Engineering problems
6 Ability to work efficiently in Civil Engineering disciplinary and multi-disciplinary teams; ability to work individually
7 Ability to communicate effectively in Turkish, both orally and in writing; knowledge of a minimum of two foreign languages
8 Recognition of the need for lifelong learning; ability to access information, to follow developments in science and technology, and to continue to educate him/herself
9 Awareness of professional and ethical responsibility
10 Information about business life practices such as project management, risk management, and change management; awareness of entrepreneurship, innovation, and sustainable development
11 Knowledge about contemporary issues and the global and societal effects of engineering practices on health, environment, and safety; awareness of the legal consequences of Civil Engineering solutions

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest