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CUSA1051 STEM Training Course for High School Students (Chemistry) STEM训练课程 (化学)

 This course intends to facilitate students’ learning under STEM education, concept and theory of Chemistry at the advanced level will be covered in the course to supplement the teaching and training provided in high schools and to prepare students for the International Tuymaada Competition.

 

Organising units:  
  • Centre for Promoting Science Education, CUHK
  • Science Academy for Young Talent, Faculty of Science, CUHK
  • Department of Chemistry, CUHK
Category:   Category II – Academy Credit-Bearing
Learning outcomes:   Upon completion of this course, students should be able to:
  acquire some important knowledge of elementary to intermediate levels on the following fundamental chemistry topics:
  • Chemical thermodynamics
  • Basic analytical chemistry techniques and methodologies
  • Some common instrumental methods for chemical analysis
  • Basic bonding and structures of organic compounds
  • Reactivity and mechanisms of some important organic reactions.
  • Spectroscopic structural determinations of organic compounds
Learning Activities:
  1. Lecture
  2. Lab
  3. Exercise & Assisgnments
Medium of Instruction:   English
Assessment:   Short answer test or exam
Recognition:   No. of Academy unit(s):  3
 
Expected applicants:   S4-S5 students
Organising period:   January 2018
Application method:    
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