Submitted by Dani Arias-Rotondo / Kalamazoo College on Thu, 08/05/2021 - 10:17
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Specific Course Information
Course Area and Number
CHEM 430
Kalamazoo College
Kalamazoo, MI, USA
Course Meetings and Time
Number of meetings per week
3 meetings / week
Time per meeting (minutes)
75 min / meeting
Number of weeks
10 weeks
Lab Associated
Yes, required, concurrently
Average Class Size
5 to 15
Typical Student Population
This class is taken by chemistry majors, mostly seniors (~75%) and some juniors
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Learning Goals
  • Describe the electronic structure of compounds and materials
  • Rationalize chemical properties based on electronic structure and bonding
  • Search the scientific literature and evaluate synthetic procedures
  • Design and perform an inorganic synthesis
  • Strengthen scientific communication skills
How the course is taught
This was mostly a flipped class, taught online only (when they syllabus was written, we thought we'd be partially in person)
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