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About Study Course

Credit points / ECTS:5 / 7.5
Course supervisor:Aija Gulbe
Study type:Full time
Course level:Master's
Target audience:Pharmacy
Language:English, Latvian
Branch of science:Chemistry; Inorganic Chemistry

Objective

Contribute to the development of modern perceptions of the basic foundations of the human body and the role of the seven major elements (H, C, O, N, P, Ca, S) and their compounds in human construction and function, the pharmacological importance of inorganic elements and their compounds.

Prerequisites

Chemistry, natural sciences, mathematics (algebra and geometry), biology and physics within the secondary school curriculum.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge

Upon successful completion of the course the student will be able to:
• formulate and explain concepts of general and inorganic chemistry;
• describe the quantitative and qualitative relationships between inorganic compounds;
• justify and explain the properties of inorganic element groups and their characteristic compounds.

Skills

As a result of successful completion of the course the student will be able to analyze and determine possible directions of chemical processes. Will be able to compile and solve situation problems and complex inorganic chemistry equations.

Competence

Upon successful completion of the course the student will be able to apply the acquired knowledge of the various processes of general and inorganic chemistry and the mechanisms of chemical reactions and the basic skills to evaluate these processes and their functionality in order to make an integrated conclusion about the results. To answer the study course questionnaire, developing proposals for updating the course.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2021, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Pharmacy, FF1Master’sRequired