Industrial Management

Science Tech – Revision Course

Tutorial, 1.00 ECTS


Course content

Overview of important topics of general chemistry such as atomic models, chemical bonding, chemical reactions, introduction to electrochemistry, some organic compounds and some aspects of environmental chemistry.

Learning outcomes

Describing of simple theories for the construction of atoms, especially the electron shell as a basis for the chemical behavior and bonding behavior of the elements. Explaining simple relationships in the PSE, such as metals, nonmetals and reactivities of different elements. Classifying chemical bonds and deriving the resulting material properties such as aggregate state, solubility, conductivity and melting temperature. Interpreting of chemical reactions, finding reduction and oxidation reactions, calculating with mass quantities, interpreting of redox reactions in galvanic elements. Explaining the structure and properties of important organic molecules. Explaining the influence of different emissions on the greenhouse effect

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

R. Pfestorf, H. Kadner, Chemie ein Lehrbuch für die Fachhochschule, Verlag Harri Deutsch, 8. Auflage, 2006; C.E. Mortimer, Chemie, Thieme Verlag, 12. Auflage, 2015;

Mode of delivery

Lecture with integrated exercises

Prerequisites and co-requisites

No previous knowledge