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Departement Chemie

Field of study

Dept Code

BSc in Chemistry

CMY 02133172

 

 

First year, first semester:

Code

Name

Trm

lpw

ppw

Crdt

CIL111

Computer literacy 111

S1

0

1

4

 

CMY117

General chemistry 117 Prerequisite/s: Par 1.2

S1

4

1

16

EOT110

Academic literacy(1) 110

S1

2

0

6

PHY171

First course in physics 171 Prerequisite/s: Par 1.2

J1

4

1

16

WTW114

Calculus 114 Prerequisite/s: Par 1.2

S1

4

1

16

Total credits for compulsory modules

58

 

 

First year, second semester:

Code

Name

Trm

lpw

ppw

Crdt

CIL121

Information literacy 121

S2

2

0

4

CMY127

General chemistry 127 Prerequisite/s: CMY117 GS

S2

4

1

16

EOT120

Academic literacy(2) 120

S2

2

0

6

PHY171

First course in physics 171 Prerequisite/s: Par 1.2

J1

4

1

16

WTW126

Linear algebra 126 Prerequisite/s: Par 1.2

S2

2

1

8

WTW128

Calculus 128 Prerequisite/s: WTW114 GS

S2

2

1

8

Total credits for compulsory modules

58

 

Compulsory credits = (116) Elective credits = (32) Total credits = (148)

 


 

Second year, first semester:

Code

Name

Trm

lpw

ppw

Crdt

CMY282

Physical chemistry 282

Prerequisite/s: CMY117 and CMY127

K1

2

0.5

12

CMY284

Organic chemistry 284

Prerequisite/s: CMY117 and CMY127

K2

2

0.5

12

Total credits for compulsory modules

24

 

 

Second year, second semester:

Code

Name

Trm

lpw

ppw

Crdt

CMY283

Anatical chemistry 283

Prerequisite/s: CMY117 and CMY127

K3

2

0.5

12

CMY285

Inorganic chemistry 285

Prerequisite/s: CMY117 and CMY127

K4

2

0.5

12

Total credits for compulsory modules

24

 

Electives can be chosen from modules in the following departments: Geography, Geoinformatics and Meteorology, Geology, Biochemistry, Zoology and Entomology, Physics, Plant Science, Computer Science, Mathematics and Applied Mathematics.

Compulsory credits = (48) Elective credits = (96) Total credits = (144)

 


 

Third year, first semester:

Code

Name

Trm

lpw

ppw

Crdt

CMY383

Analytical chemistry 383 Prerequisite/s: CMY282 and CMY283 and CMY284 and CMY285

K1

4

1

18

CMY385

Inorganic chemistry 385 Prerequisite/s: CMY282 and CMY283 and CMY284 and CMY285

K2

4

1

18

Total credits for compulsory modules

36

 

 

Third year, second semester:

Code

Name

Trm

lpw

ppw

Crdt

CMY382

Physical chemistry 382 Prerequisite/s: CMY282 and CMY283 and CMY284 and CMY285

K4

4

1

18

CMY384

Organic chemistry 384 Prerequisite/s: CMY282 and CMY283 and CMY284 and CMY285

K3

4

1

18

Total credits for compulsory modules

36

 

 

Compulsory credits = (72) Elective credits = (72) Total credits = (144)

A minimum of (436) credits is required to obtain the degree.

 

BScHons in Chemistry (Code 02240121)

 

a. Admission requirements

An appropriate BSc degree with at least 60% for Chemistry at 300-level.

 

b. Duration of programme

 

The programme normally extends over one year for full-time students. The curriculum comprises an advanced study of the four major fields of chemistry.

 

c. Closing date for applications

 

Prospective students must apply for admission to the head of department before 15 December and will be notified of the outcome by 15 January. Details of the contents of the different modules can be obtained from the head of department.

 

d. Pass requirements:

 

A final mark of 50% for each module.

 

e. Programme composition

 

Code

Module

Credits

CMY 710

Analytical chemistry 710

28

CMY 711

Organic chemistry 711

28

CMY 712

Inorganic chemistry 712

28

CMY 713

Physical chemistry 713

28

CMY 729

Project 729

48

Total credits required:

160

       

 

 

 

MSc in Chemistry (Code 02250121)

Programme composition

CHM 890 Dissertation: Chemistry 890 (200 credits)

Total credits required: 200

 

 

PhD in Chemistry (Code 02260451)

Programme composition

CHM 900 Chemistry 900

CHM 990 Thesis: Chemistry 990

Total credits required: 360