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SLE316 - Analytical Chemistry

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:


EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Neil Barnett


SLE213 and SLE229



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

2 x 1 hour class per week, 4 x 6 hour practicals per trimester.


This unit builds substantially upon prior chemical knowledge, in particular that which relates to spectroscopy and separation science, and introduces the fundamental principles and applications of certain analytical techniques, which are at the cutting edge of instrumental development. Additionally, there is a significant emphasis on the utilisation of such techniques for solving real problems in chemical measurement. Areas of study will include the following: luminescence spectroscopy; atomic emission spectroscopy; flow injection and sequential injection analysis; and mass spectrometry.


Three class tests (25% each) 75%, practical exercises 15%, poster presentation 10%

Unit Fee Information

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2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

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