2019 SPRING Semester General Chemistry I Syllabus
1. Course : General Chemistry I (CH101) [lecture: Experiment: Credit = 3:0:3]
2. Lecture (Location: Creative Learning Bldg., E11)
3. Summary of Lecture
o Introducing fundamental concepts of chemistry for all major undergraduates
o Topics of quantum chemcal theory, phases, thermodynamics and equilibrium
4. Material for Teaching:
o Main: Principles of Modern Chemistry, 7th ed, Oxtoby/Gillis/Campion (Brooks/Cole)
o Auxiliary: Chemical Principles, 7th ed, Atkins/Jones/Laverman (W.H. Freeman)
5. General Guidelines
2) There are mandatory Quiz Sessions led by a Teaching Assistant (TA) 7:00 to 7:45pm on Mondays, after the full coverage of each chapter in the class. The quiz covers the chapter lectured in the previous week(s).
3) There are Practice Sessions led by TAs 7:50 to 8:30 pm on Mondays. This Practice Sessions are not mandatory and only those students who need extra discussion and problem solving need to participate.
4) The grades will be given based on the following policy, and will be managed centrally.
Evaluation Criteria: 95-100 pts: A+, 90-95 pts: A0, 85-90 pts: A-, 80-85 pts: B+, 75-80 pts: B0, 70-75 pts: B-,
65-70 pts: C+, 60-65 pts: C0, 55-60 pts: C-, 50-55 pts: D+, 45-50 pts: D0, 40-45 pts: D-,
0-40 pts: F
a) Mid-term Exam: 40 pts
b) Final Exam: 40 pts
c) Quiz: 16 pts
d) Attendance & Attitude: 4 pts (1-pt deduction for each missing class and unacceptable attitude; can be negative)
e) Missing more than 7 classes: F will be given ragardless of score
6. Lecture Schedule with Quiz and Practice Sessions
Note that some subsections of each chapter in the above table have been excluded. In addition, the following subtopics are not covered as well. These are not included in the quiz and exams.
In chapter 4
- Frank-Hertz Exp (page 152)
- Heisenberg Principle (page 165-167)
- Correspondence Principle and Zero-point Energy (page 175-176)
- Paricle in a 3D box (page 176-177)
In chapter 5
- Hartree Orbitals (page 210-211)
- Sizes and Shapes of Hartree Orbitals (page 211-212)