GENERAL AND INORGANIC CHEMISTRY
Learning outcomes of the course unit
A good understanding of chemical basic concepts used to study the chemical events taking place in biological systems.
Course contents summary
Atomic structure. The periodic classification of the elements. Chemical equations and chemical arithmetic.Types of chemical bonds. Molecular geomery and bonding. Intermolecular forces. Aggregated states of matter. Phase equilibria. Solutions. Fundamentals of chemical thermodynamics. Chemical equilibrium. Ionic solutions. Calculations of ionic equilibrium. Galvanic cells and the driving force of chemical reactions. Chemical kinetics. Electrolysis. Metal complexes. Main representative and transition elements.
A. M. Lanfredi. A. Tiripicchio. Fondamenti di chimica. Prima edizione, 2001. C. E. A. (MI).
J. C. Kotz, P. Treichel Jr. Chemistry .1999. Saunders College Pub, Fort Worth.
P. Michelin Lausarot, G. A. Vaglio. Stechiometria per la chimica generale. 2005. PICCIN (PD).
Class lectures and exercises.
Written ( problems ) and oral exam.