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Advanced Physical Chemistry I
Department / Program Master of Science Program in Chemistry
Course Code 01KİM1204
Type of Course Elective
Level of Course Second Cycle
Year of Study 2016-2017
Semester Fall Semester
Number of National Credit 3
Number of ECTS 6
Name of Lecturer


Learning Outcomes At the end of the program, the student;
  • Gains an understanding of thermodynamic calculations.
  • Gains knowledge of kuantum mechanical calculations.
  • Becomes able to identify relationships between microscopic properties and macroscopic properties.
Courses Contribution to Program Learning Outcomes
    1 2 3 4 5
 1-  To develop information at the level of expertise in relevant disciplines (Physical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry) on the basis of undergraduate knowledge X
 2-  To use the theoretical and practical information in the field of his expertise X
 3-  To understand and analyze the problems encountered in the related field and solve them using the research methods X
 4-  To develop a critical approach to his knowledge and skills acquired and learn to direct them X
 5-  To present the quantitative and qualitative data systematically in the current developments to the researchers in his field and outside the field of area in written, oral and visual form X
 6-  To be able utilize verbal and written communication in a foreign language listed in European Language Portfolio X
 7-  To use computer software in the level required by the area and to be able to use information and communications technologies at advanced level X
 8-  To be able to supervise the related data in the collection, interpretation, implementation and announcement stages by considering the social, scientific, cultural and ethical values and teach them X
 9-  To develop strategy, policy and application areas in his field and evaluate the results obtained in the quality framework X
 10-  To interpret information in his field by combining them with different disciplinary areas and to create a novel knowledge X
Prerequisites Absent
Made of Delivery Face to Face
Work Placements NA
Recommended Optional Programme Components NA
Course Content Week Topics
1 Physicochemical concepts and I.Law of Thermodynamic
2 Thermochemistry
3 Ideal Gas Equations
4 II. Law of Thermodynamics and Entrophy
5 Entrophy at Reversible and Unreversible Systems
6 III. Law of Thermodynamics and Free Energy
7 Free Energy Calculations and Maxwell Relations
8 Chemical Equilibrium
9 Chemical Equilibrium
10 Statistical Concepts
11 Special Dispersions, Macro and Micro States
12 Thermodynamic Probability, Maxwell-Boltzman, Fermi-Dirac, Bose-Einstein Statics
13 Sharing Function
14 Explanation with Statistical Approach of Thermodynamic I, II and III Laws
Recommended Readings 1- Y. Sarıkaya, Fizikokimya, Gazi Kitabevi, 2007 2- J.H. Noggle, Physical Chemistry, Scott-Foresman, 1989 3- I.; N. Levine, Physical Chemistry, McGraw-Hill, 1995 4- P.W. Atkins, Physical Chemistry, Oxford, 1998 5- Referred Texbooks, Physical Chemistry, Keith. J, Laidler,John H.Meiser, World Student Series Endition
Learning Activities and Teaching Methods Lecture
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Mid-Term : 1 40
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Final Examination : 1 60
Language of Instruction Turkish
Work Placement NA
Activities Quantity Duration Total Work Load
Course Duration 14 4 56
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 4 56
Assignments 1 15 15
Individual Study for Mid-term Exam(s) 1 15 15
Individual Study for Final Exam 1 30 30
Total Work Load     172
Total Work Load/ 30 (s)     5,73
ECTS Credit of the Course     6



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