Credits: 5

Schedule: 30.10.2018 - 10.12.2018

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Tanja Kallio

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

After the course the student will be able to
1. name the most common Galvanic cell types and applications
2. apply electrochemical theories for understanding the behavior of galvanic cells
3. apply electrochemical analysis methods for investigation of galvanic cells

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Different type of Galvanic cells are presented. The students get acquainted with the operation of Galvanic cells and with the electrochemical analysis methods used to characterize them.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures, homework problems, laboratory experiments, seminar presentation, written reports, written or oral examination

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures 12 h
Laboratory work 40 h
Home work 80 h
Exam 3 h

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

As agreed

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

KE-31.5150 Fuel Cells

Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

PHYS-A2120 Thermodynamics (CHEM) , CHEM-C2200 Chemical Thermodynamics, or equivalent.

Laboratory safety course CHEM-A1010 or CHEM-E0140 (or alternatively, laboratory safety as part of courses CHEM-A1000 or CHEM-E0100 taught before Academic Year 2017-2018) must have been passed before performing any laboratory works in this course.

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Fail, 1 – 5

Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 



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