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

Recent Announcements

  • Mixture Video Posted!
    Posted Nov 23, 2013, 4:44 AM by Lucille Benedict
  • Practice Exam 1 Practice Exam 1 and answer key are posted under the document and resource page!!
    Posted Sep 23, 2013, 9:41 AM by Lucille Benedict

  • Posted Sep 4, 2013, 4:45 AM by Lucille Benedict
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Course Information
Course Goals:

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

Learning Objectives:
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.

Course Requirements:

     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