Courses Code: CHM 101B
Course Title: INTRODUCTORY PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY
Number of unit : 3 Units
Office Lecturer: College of Natural Science, Department of Chemistry
Atoms, molecules and structures. Electronic configuration. Periodicity and building up of the periodic table. Chemical reactions, chemical equations and stoichiometry. Bonding and intermolecular forces. Kinetic theory of matter; derivation and calculation of all the laws involved. Thermochemistry and simple calculations based on Hess’s law. Rate of reaction. Chemical equilibrium. Oxidation-Reduction reaction. Chemical kinetics, equilibra and related simple calculation . Important applications of equilibra like pH, Solubility. Solubility of ionic solids. Electrochemistry and workings of various cells, Corrosion.