Course: Selected chapters from chemistry.

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Course title Selected chapters from chemistry.
Course code KCH/XVKCH
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Šeda Martin, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Lectures: 1. The composition and structure of matter, the periodic system of elements. 2. Construction of substances, chemical bond and weak binding interactions. 3. Chemical action, types of chemical reactions. 4. Reaction kinetics and energetics of chemical reactions. 5. The chemical balance, the balance in the different reactions. 6. Solutions, reactions in electrolyte solutions. 7. Hydrogen and oxygen, chemistry of water. 8. Chemistry of p-elements with non-metallic character. 9. The atmosphere, the composition and the importance emissions. 10. Metals, properties and production, s-elements. 11. Chemistry of p-metal nature, d-elements. 12. The composition, properties and overview of organic compounds 1. 13. The composition, properties and overview of organic compounds 2. 14. Macromolecular substances, biopolymers. Laboratory exercises: see current list of exercises available.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Laboratory
  • Class attendance - 58 hours per semester
  • Preparation for classes - 10 hours per semester
  • Preparation for credit - 6 hours per semester
  • Preparation for exam - 14 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The goal of the course is to educate the students in general fundamentals of chemistry with orientation on utilisation of the knowledge of chemistry in further study. During laboratory practice will students develop and strengthen practical skills and verify their theoretical knowledge.
Graduates will receive a basic knowledge of the theory of chemical disciplines and practical laboratory skills.
Basic knowledge of chemistry.

Assessment methods and criteria
Combined exam, Test, Development of laboratory protocols

Terms and conditions for the successful subject accomplishment to be announced on the first lesson.
Recommended literature
  • A. Muck, O. Paleta. Základy chemie ke studiu na VŠCHT. VŠCHT Praha, 1996.
  • Drbal,K., Křížek,M. Anorganická a analytická chemie. Učební text ZF JU v ČB, 1993, 178 s., ISBN 80-85645-08-4.
  • Křížek,M., Jírovcová,E.:. Cvičení z anorganické a analytické chemie. Učební text ZF JU v ČB, 2010, 252 s., ISBN 978-80-7394-222-9.
  • Vacík J. a kol.:. Přehled středoškolské chemie. SPN Praha. 1999.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Health and Social Sciences Study plan (Version): Protection of Inhabitants Focused on Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Noxa and Explosives (1) Category: Engineering chemistry and chemistry of silicates 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Summer