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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
KTP245 927001 2 3 4
Level of Course Unit
Short Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To teach the fundamental concepts, and use these concepts in Inorganic Chemistry.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Öğr. Gör.
Learning Outcomes
  1. The student defines the atomic structure, and knows the relationship between the atomic structure and atomic spectroscopy.
  2. The student explains the bohr and quantum atomic theories.
  3. The student defines molecular symmetry and group theory. Finds symmetry point groups of molecules. Explains character tables.
  4. The student knows ionic bond, covalent bond and metallic bond.
  5. The student defines the molecular orbital theory (MOT). Explains the structure and properties of molecules using MOT.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Inorganic Chemistry, Basic Concepts, H. Ölmez, V. T. Yilmaz, Epsilon Publications, 4th Edition, 2008.Concise Inorganic Chemistry, J. D. Lee, Chapman & amp; Hall, 1991.Inorganic Chemistry, J.E. Huheey, Harper & amp; Row, 1987.Inorganic Chemistry, 5th Edition, S. Özkar, Gazi Bookshop, 2005. Inorganic Chemistry, G. L. Miessler, D. A. Tarr, Trans. N. Karacan, P. Gürkan, Palme Publishing, 2009.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Atomic structure and periodic table, General properties of the elements, Indroduction to chemical bonding, Molecular symmetry, The covalent bonding.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Atomic structure and periodic table, atomic spectrum of the hydrogen, the Bohr Theory, the Heisenberg’s Uncertainty Principle.
2.Quantum atomic model and the Scrödinger’s wave equation. Radial and angle functions
3.Polyelectronic atoms, the Pauli's Exclusion Principle, the effective nuclear charge and Slater's Rules, the Aufbau Principle, the Hund's Rule, periodic table.
4.General properties of the elements, atomic size, ionization energy, electron affinity.
5.The Fajans's Rules, electronegativity, dipole moment, metallic character
6.Introduction to chemical bonding, ionic bond, covalent bond, resonance, metallic bond.
7.Introduction to the molecular symmetry and group theory, symmetry elements, symmetry operations, point groups
8.Character tables, application of the symmetry and group theory, symmetry and polarity, symmetry and chirality.
9.Covalent bonding, Lewis's theory, Sidgwick-Powell's theory, the valence shell electron-pair repulsion theory (VSEPR).
11.Valence Bond Theory (DBT), hybridization types, to use symmetry and group theory to predict hybridization types of the molecules.
12.Molecular Orbital Theory (MOT), Linear Combination of Atomic Orbitals.
13.Homonuclear and heteronuclear diatomic molecules.
14.Polyatomic molecules
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14456
Self Study14114
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination11616