CHEM 2204

Chemical Laboratory Techniques

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Practical Assessment 2 will include assessing the following techniques:

  • Technique #1 – Use of a Burette
  • Technique #3 – Use of a Volumetric Flask
  • Technique #7 – Preparation of a Standard Solution
  • Technique #8 – Titration

In order to be well prepared for your first practical assessment, you will need to spend some time reviewing the techniques ( Techniques 1, 3, 7, 8 ) we covered.

Go to the laboratory page, and review:

  • Read the Preparation and marking scheme document
  • Read the Demonstrations of Nine Practical Lab Techniques
  • Download the schedules: Friday AM | Friday PM

Read the following:

  1. T & P 4 – Burette, Titration, Graphing
  2. Demonstrations of Nine Practical Lab Techniques – Techniques 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, and 8

Read through the lab carefully before coming to the lab.

Practical Assessment 1 will include assessing the following techniques:

  • Technique #2 – Use of a Pipette
  • Technique #4 – Weighing
  • Technique #5 – Use of a Bottle-Top Dispenser
  • Technique #6 – Gravity Filtration, Vacuum Filtration
  • Technique #9 – Rotary Evaporator

In order to be well prepared for your first practical assessment, you will need to spend some time reviewing the techniques ( Techniques 2, 4, 5, 6, 9 ) we covered.

Go to the laboratory page, and review:

  • Read the Preparation and marking scheme document
  • Read the Demonstrations of Nine Practical Lab Techniques
  • Download the schedules: Friday AM | Friday PM

Practical Assessment 1 will include assessing the following techniques:

  • Technique #2 – Use of a Pipette
  • Technique #4 – Weighing
  • Technique #5 – Use of a Bottle-Top Dispenser
  • Technique #6 – Gravity Filtration, Vacuum Filtration
  • Technique #9 – Rotary Evaporator

On the day of the assessment, you will draw two techniques that you will be assessed on. However, you should prepare for ALL the above listed techniques. In order to be well prepared for your first practical assessment, spend some time to review the techniques we covered. Go to the laboratory page and download the schedule, preparation documents and marking schemes. Come a little bit early and wait outside the lab.

Good luck!