Grading is as follows:
Lab report: Absorption & Emission Spectroscopy 12 %
Lab report: FTIR Spectroscopy 12 %
Lab report: 1H NMR Spectroscopy 12 %
Lab report: Mass Spectrometry 2 % (See note)
Lab report: High-Field Nuclear Magnetic Spectroscopy 12 %
Tutorial: Exercises in Spectral Analysis 10 %
Final Examination: Identification of an Unknown Compound 20 %
Laboratory Performance 20 %
Note: the majority of the marks for the MS report will be evaluated as part of the Biology portion of the course.
Laboratory performance covers such things as:
Are you adequately prepared for each class?
How you interact in class:
Do you ask questions?
Are you an active or passive participant?
Do you follow safety procedures properly?
The contents of your lab book