SCI105 Chemistry

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SCI105 Chemistry


This course provides the cross disciplinary chemical concepts essential for science, engineering and education. You study atomic theory, the Periodic Table, chemical bonding and reactions, electrochemistry, fundamentals of chemical thermodynamics including a general introduction to chemical equilibria, reaction kinetics, and the properties of gases, liquids and solutions. The course also explains the properties of acids and bases, the concept of pH, and the buffer systems. An introduction to organic chemistry is provided. You work in teams in the laboratory to investigate chemical concepts.

Other information

Semester of offer*:
  • Fraser Coast: Semester 2
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1, Semester 2
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 1, Semester 2
Student contribution band:
Band 2
Census date:
Academic Calendar

* Semester of offer is subject to change.

Course outline

SCI105 Course Outline Semester 1, 2020 (PDF 220KB)

Students enrolled in this course should check the course Blackboard site to ensure that they are accessing the most recent approved version of the course outline.

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