Introduction to Chemistry

Bond University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Introduction to Chemistry

  • Host University

    Bond University

  • Location

    Gold Coast, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Chemistry

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    10
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4.5 - 6
  • Overview

    Introduction
    This subject introduces students to the fundamentals of chemistry as they apply to the health and biomedical sciences. The subject includes the essential components of inorganic, physical and organic chemistry with an emphasis on the understanding and application of principles and processes.
     

    Learning Objectives
    1. Understand the scientific model and its importance in chemistry.

    2. Demonstrate an understanding of the laws, theories, and definitions relevant to the subject.

    3. Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the concepts and principles relevant to the subject.

    4. Have the ability to use the language of chemistry appropriately. eg. symbols, formulae, equations, general terminology.

    5. Apply developed knowledge and understanding to problems requiring written, qualitative explanation.

    6. Solve relevant mathematical problems.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.