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Fundamentals of Chemistry Course


Fundamentals of Chemistry
Fundamentals of Chemistry

This introduction to chemistry course covers basic chemistry such as the periodic table, atoms and molecules.


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Course Description

This free online course offers a simple introduction to basic chemistry and is ideal as a study aid for secondary school students or anyone interested in learning the basics of chemistry.


Topics covered include the periodic table, atoms and molecules, the pH scale and experimental design and techniques.

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LEARNING OUTCOMES

After completing this course you will understand the periodic table including groups, compounds, metals and non-metals. You will learn the reasons for using various symbols in chemistry. You will understand atoms. You will be able to classify elements and compounds. You will learn about chemical bonds including ionic and covalent bonding. This course will help you to gain a good knowledge of the reactions between acids and metal carbonates. It will teach you the meaning of ions, particles, gases, liquids, solids, soluable and insoluable mixtures. You will understand the pH scale, evaporation, filtration and many more interesting areas of chemistry.

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 300 votes
Course Title: Fundamentals of Chemistry
Course #: 181
Course Publisher: XSIQ
Course Category: 85
Content Origin: Australian School Curriculum
Course Description:

This free online course offers a simple introduction to basic chemistry and is ideal as a study aid for secondary school students or anyone interested in learning the basics of chemistry.


Topics covered include the periodic table, atoms and molecules, the pH scale and experimental design and techniques.

License:
Release Date: 18 April 2013
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 3-4 Hours
Video/Audio: None
Audio Only: Low
Animation: Low
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 14+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level: Lower High/ Secondary School
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Olawale RAHEEM
    Olawale RAHEEM Nigeria Quite an educative course. good videos as instructional materials. practical based learning. 2016-01-18 21:01:26
  • Omar Ouzzir
    Omar Ouzzir Algeria Thank all the staff who contributed to this site Really is a space for the development of information and good for all Thank you 2016-01-13 13:01:44
  • Omar Ouzzir
    Omar Ouzzir Algeria Thank all the staff who contributed to this site Really is a space for the development of information and good for all Thank you 2016-01-13 13:01:00
  • Olawale raheem
    Olawale raheem Nigeria Educators of Chemistry in High Schools preparing students for the O/L or IGCSE Chemistry need to explore this course for personal development, skills acquisition in the content delivery and mastery. 2016-01-12 20:01:47
  • Olawale raheem
    Olawale raheem Nigeria Quite informative and exciting. Rich content and activity based learning. 2016-01-12 20:01:58
  • Micah Palumbo
    Micah Palumbo United States of America Very basic and barebones - almost to the point of too little information. It still does however, provide you with good initial information on chemistry. 2015-12-11 15:12:14
  • Miho Nilsson
    Miho Nilsson Sweden Good course! 2015-11-06 14:11:53
  • SCARLETT TAYLOR
    SCARLETT TAYLOR United States of America A very comprehensive first step towards the basic fundamentals of chemistry. It's a nice way to recap on forgotten high school knowledge. 2015-10-22 06:10:02
  • Lance Roybal
    Lance Roybal United States of America That is a great beginning course! Great commentary and visual learning. I would recommend this course. 2015-10-02 16:10:05
  • Kenton Matewere
    Kenton Matewere Malawi Helpful 2015-09-22 08:09:44
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