CHEM13080 Analytical Science

Course Description

Topics studied in this course include: fundamental principles of analytical science; selected applications of chemical equilibria; quantitative molecular spectrophotometry; atomic spectrometry including atomic absorption and ICP- optical emission techniques; ELISA assays; modern chromatographic methods including high-performance liquid chromatography and gas chromatography; introductory mass spectrometry; ion-selective and gas-sensing electrodes; analysis of trace metals by stripping voltammetry; flow injection analysis; radioisotopes; automated chemical, pathology and environmental instrumentation; error analysis; data handling and manipulation; and quality assurance. Distance education students will be required to attend a residential school for this course.

Course at a glance

Faculty: Faculty of Arts, Health and Sciences
Career: Undergraduate
Credit points: 6
Requisites: Prerequisite: CHEM 11008
HECS Banding: 2
EFTSL 0.125

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