Submitted by Briana Aguila / Francis Marion University on Fri, 07/01/2022 - 11:20
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Specific Course Information
Course Area and Number
CHEM 402
Francis Marion University
Florence, SC/USA
No required text
Course Meetings and Time
Number of meetings per week
2 meetings / week
Time per meeting (minutes)
75 min / meeting
Number of weeks
14 weeks
Lab Associated
Average Class Size
1 to 5
Typical Student Population
This course is taken by chemistry majors and minors.

Syllabus for Inorganic Chemistry lecture taught in Spring 2022.

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Learning Goals
  1. Atomic Structure and Periodic Properties
  2. Simple Bonding Theory
  3. Molecular Symmetry and Group Theory
  4. Molecular Orbital Theory
  5. Acid-Base Chemistry
  6. Solid-State Chemistry
  7. The Main Group Elements
  8. Coordination Chemistry
  9. Organometallic Chemistry
  10. Special Topics
How the course is taught
The students were assigned readings prior to coming to lecture where I would then give mini lectures and the students worked in small groups on problem sets.
VIPEr LOs used in course
Grading Scheme
Participation 5%
Assigned Readings 10%
Literature Assignments 10%
Problem Sets 20%
Topic Quizzes 25%
Midterm Exam 15%
Cumulative ACS Final Exam 15%
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