ECTSAdvanced Analytical Chemistry

Advanced Analytical Chemistry (CEAC504) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Advanced Analytical Chemistry CEAC504 Elective Courses 3 0 0 3 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
CEAC 201
Course Language English
Course Type Area Elective Courses
Course Level Ph.D.
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Discussion, Question and Answer.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Murat Kaya
Course Assistants
Course Objectives • Learn the basic principles of Analytical Chemistry with a theoretical background in chemical principles that are especially pertinent to the quantitative chemical analysis • Develop an understanding of the range and uses of analytical methods in chemical analysis. • Appreciate the statistical significance of sampling and analysis • Get introduction in modern analytical instrumentation. • Survey a variety of analytical techniques and methods important for all areas of chemistry, medicine, and life science. • Develop skills in the scientific method of planning, developing, conducting, reviewing and reporting experiments. • Develop some understanding of the professional and safety responsibilities residing in working on the chemical analysis.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Describe the theory of sampling, sample preparation and sample preparation techniques
  • Refer to the chemical theory behind the use of modern instrumental techniques for quantitative chemical analysis.
  • Apply solid data processing and evaluation of analytical data (statistical treatment of analytical data).
  • Develop and apply analytical methods in different field of research.
  • Evaluate and discuss analytical chemical data from the literature.
Course Content The analytical process and measurements, statistical treatment of analytical data, acid base equilibria, the solubility of precipitates, gravimetric analysis, volumetric analysis, precipitation titration, compleximetric titration, principles of oxidation reduction reactions, oxidation reduction titration, spectroscopic method of analysis.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 The Nature of Analytical Chemistry Chapter 1
2 Calculations Used in Analytical Chemistry Chapter 4
3 Calculations Used in Analytical Chemistry Chapter 4
4 Errors in Chemical Analyses Chapter 5,6
5 Statistical Data Treatment and Evaluation Chapter 7
6 Aqueous Solutions and Chemical Equilibria Chapter 9
8 Effect of Electrolytes on Chemical Equilibria Chapter 10
9 Solving Equilibrium Problems for Complex System Chapter 11
10 Titrations in Analytical Chemistry Chapter 13
11 Principles of Neutralization Titrations and Applications Chapter 14,16
13 Complex Acid/Base Systems and Titration Curves Chapter 15
14 Complexation Reactions Titrations Chapter 17
15 Introduction to Spectrochemical Methods Chapter 24


Course Book 1. D. A. Skoog, D.M. West, Fundamentals of Analytical Chemistry, 2010
2. D. A. Skoog, Principles of Instrumental Analysis, 1984
Other Sources 3. A.Usanmaz, Qualitative Analytical Chemistry, 1991, METU Press
4. R. S. Drago, Physical Methods for Chemists, 1997
5. Silverstein, Bassler, Morrill, Spectrometric Identification of Organic Compounds,1991

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation - -
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments - -
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 2 60
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 40
Toplam 3 100
Percentage of Semester Work
Percentage of Final Work 100
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses X
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

The Relation Between Course Learning Competencies and Program Qualifications

# Program Qualifications / Competencies Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 An ability to access, analyze and evaluate the knowledge in chemistry and comprehend the literature. X
2 An ability to define an advanced scientific problem in the required field and finding an alternative for the solution. X
3 An ability to design and conduct scientific and technological experiments in the lab- and pilot-scale, and to analyze and interpret their results. X
4 An ability to perform independent research. X
5 An ability to give a presentation at national and international scientific conferences and to publish scientific publications in international journals. X
6 An ability to achieve the necessary knowledge to follow current developments in science and technology, and do scientific research or developing projects in the field of chemistry. X
7 An ability to work in a multi-disciplinary environment and to work as a part of a team. X
8 An understanding of the professional and occupational responsibilities. Awareness and responsibility about professional, legal, ethical and social issues in the required field. X

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 16 3 48
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 16 1 16
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Homework Assignments
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 2 16 32
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 30 30
Total Workload 126