To have a good start in the M.Sc. programme basic knowledge in chemistry is very important. It will be needed for the courses Human biology I+II but also for many specialization modules in the 2nd and 3rd semester.
Please, take advantage of our self-assessment test to see if you should participate in this course. The test can be found here. (Use the login and password you got when you were admitted. If you do not have a password, it can be sent to you upon request.) If you have difficulties in answering the questions, please, participate in this course, which will provide you with the necessary basics.
Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Christoph Biskup
Lecturers: Prof. Dr. Christoph Biskup, Dr. Birgit Hoffmann
Lectures: Lectures in the first week start at 9.15 a.m. Since not all all students arrived yet in Jena, lectures will be held via zoom. Please follow this link to find the correct Zoom-link: link
Exercises: Exercises take place at 2.15 p.m in the lecture hall of the former Institute of Human Genetics. Students not beeing in Jena can use the video tutorials which will be accessible via the download page.
1 Wednesday 05.10.2022
Introduction into the course (Unit 1)
Meeting via zoom. Please use link and passcode given above.
The chemical elements & atomic theory
Periodic system of elements: Ionization energies, electron affinities, electronegativity, the "closed shell" rule (Unit 2)