cod. 1005608

Academic year 2014/15
2° year of course - First semester
Academic discipline
Chimica generale e inorganica (CHIM/03)
Discipline chimiche inorganiche e chimico-fisiche
Type of training activity
48 hours
of face-to-face activities
6 credits
hub: -
course unit

Integrated course unit module: INORGANIC CHEMISTRY AND LABORATORY

Learning objectives

Inorganic Chemistry and in particular the properties of the elements and their most representative compounds


Foudamental knowledge of General Chemistry

Course unit content

Periodic system and periodic properties; block s and p elements; coordination compounds of block d elements

Full programme

Origin of the elements; elements on earth; inorganic systems; nomenclature of inorganic chemistry; elements of blck s and p and their most representative and useful compounds. Metals of block d and f. Coordination compounds of block d metals; crystal field and ligand field theory; steroechemistry of coordination compouds; types of ligands and spectrochemical series.


I. Bertini, C. Luchinat, F. Mani: Chimica Inorganica, 2007, C.E.A., Milano.

P. Atkins, T. Overton, J. Rourke, M. Weller, F. Armstrong: Chimica Inorganica, 2a Ed. It, 2012, Zanichelli, Bologna.

L. Malatesta: Compendio di Chimica Inorganica, 4a Ed., 1999, C.E.A., Milano.

F. Basolo, R. Johnson: Chimica dei composti di coordinazione, 1967, Zanichelli, Bologna.

Teaching methods

48 hours of frontal lessons

Assessment methods and criteria

oral exam.

Other information

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