Chemistry 211: Analytical Chemistry

Course Level: 
Second Year
Academic Year: 

Text: Daniel C. Harris - Quantitative Chemical Analysis 8th edition, W. H. Freeman and Company, New York 2010.

Objective: The purpose of this course to introduce the student to fundamental concepts of analytical chemistry, with particular emphasis on solution chemistry as it relates to qualitative and quantitative analysis. Team-based Learning techniques will be used to discuss the theories, concepts of experimental design, and data analysis as they apply to quantitative chemical analysis.

Lecture Material

Introduction, Statistics, Regression Analysis and Quality Control

Infrared and Ultraviolet-Visible Spectrophotometry

Solution Equilibria; Acids and Bases; Titrations

EDTA Titrations; Complex Equilibria

Electrochemistry; Potentiometry; Ion-Selective Electrodes

Analytical Separations; Gas and Liquid Chromatography

Textbook Chapters

0, 1, 3, 4, 5

17, 18, 19

7, 8, 9, 10,


13, 14, 15, 16

22, 23, 24