Instructor: Dr. Lucille Benedict
Day, Time and Location: Tues. & Thurs. 11:45 – 1:00 - Luther Bonney room 510 and either...
Tues. 1:15 - 5:00 (start in Science room 262, and move to room 352) or...
Thurs. 1:15 to 5:00 (start in Science room 157, and move to room 352)
Office: Science Building, Rm. 352D
Phone: (207) 780-4722
Office Hours: Monday 10:00 - 11:30 am and Thursdays 10:00 - 11:30 am
By taking this course you will...
• Become familiar with major analytical techniques
• Develop a background of major chemistry and analytical principles, and how these are applied in scientific research
• Gain a greater appreciation of good scientific research
By the end of this course you should be able to...
• Describe the major analytical methods, and be able to apply these methods in the laboratory for analyzing various compounds,
• Apply your knowledge to understanding research articles, and discussing/debating methods used and the quality of the research, and
• Quantitatively express concentrations and error of various compounds in various solutions using a variety of analytical techniques.
• Exploring Chemical Analysis 5th Ed., by D. C. Harris
• Calculator that adds, subtracts, multiplies, divides and does calculations using exponents is required.
• Access to a spreadsheet program on a computer. (Excel is recommended)
• Carbon-Copy Laboratory Notebook