|Course title||Practicals in Organic Chemistry|
|Organizational form of instruction||Lesson|
|Level of course||Bachelor|
|Year of study||not specified|
|Frequency of the course||In each academic year, in the summer semester.|
|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|
Content of practices: 1) Extraction of natural dyes from plants 2) Synthesis of acetylsalicylic acid 3) Synthesis of dibenzalacetone 4) Essential oil extraction by steam distillation 5) Extraction of caffeine from coffee/tea 6) Fractional distillation 7) Fat determination using Soxhlet extraction 8) Infrared spectroscopy
|Learning activities and teaching methods|
The aim of this course is to practise and practically observe the knowledge obtained in the Organic chemistry course.
Students will learn about laboratory safety, basic laboratory equipment and experimental procedures used in organic chemistry.
Knowledge of basic laboratory procedures and techniques (destillation, extraction, recrystallization etc.).
|Assessment methods and criteria|
Development of laboratory protocols
To pass the course a student must complete all laboratory exercises and hand in protocols elaborated in sufficient quality.
|Study plans that include the course|
|Faculty||Study plan (Version)||Category of Branch/Specialization||Recommended year of study||Recommended semester|
|Faculty: Faculty of Science||Study plan (Version): Chemistry (1)||Category: Chemistry courses||2||Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Summer|
|Faculty: Faculty of Science||Study plan (Version): Environmental chemistry (1)||Category: Engineering chemistry and chemistry of silicates||-||Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: Summer|