University of Technology Sydney

65306 Analytical Chemistry 1

6cp; 2hpw (workshop), 3hpw (practical session)
Requisite(s): 65212 Chemistry 2 OR 65213 Chemistry 2 (Advanced) OR 65621 Environmental Chemistry


In this subject students are introduced to key data analysis and instrumental concepts, and develop the laboratory skills that underpin analytical chemistry. The subject covers quantification and statistical methods for data analysis, as well as theoretical and practical experience in standard analytical instrumentation, chromatography and mass spectrometry. Students gain an understanding of these techniques and become proficient in preparing calibration curves to quantify unknowns by chromatographic analysis. Students also become proficient in the statistical evaluations of an analytical data set.

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