Course curriculum

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    QotW - Question of the Week

    • Chromatography M/C VCAA Exam 2015 Q8

      FREE PREVIEW
    • NMR Spectroscopy - VCAA Exam 2011 Q2b

    • Ir Spectroscopy M/C - VCAA 2017 Q17

    • Organic Reactions - VCAA Exam 2011 Question 7

    • Organic - Properties of Hydrocarbons - VCAA (NHT) 2018 Q5

    • Organic Reactions M/C - VCAA 2014 Q19

    • Organic Chemistry- VCAA Exam 2017 Question 5

    • Organic Chemistry M/C - VCAA 2013 Q9

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    4a. Organic Compounds

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    4b. Organic Reactions

    • Organic Reactions Summary (2020 MODIFIED)

    • Organic Reactions Flowchart Cheat Sheet

    • 1. Alkanes - Combustion & Substitution Reactions

    • 2. Alkenes - Addition Reactions

    • 3. Alcohols - Combustion, Oxidation & Substitution Reactions

    • 4. Carboxylic Acid Reactions

    • Organic Reactions VCAA Exam 2011 Question 7

    • Organic Reactions VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions (2020 MODIFIED)

    • Organic Reactions Worksheet 1: VCAA M/C Questions (2020 MODIFIED)

    • Organic Reactions Worksheet 1: VCAA M/C Answers

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    4c. Mass Spectrometry (NOT 2020)

    • Mass Spectrometry Summary

    • 1. Mass Spectrometer

    • 2. Interpreting Mass Spectra & Fragmentation

    • 3. Effect of Isotopes: M+1 and M+2 Peaks

    • Mass Spectrometry VCAA Exam 2010 Question 3

    • Mass Spectrometry VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions

    • Mass Spectrometry Worksheet 1: VCAA M/C Questions

    • Mass Spectrometry Worksheet 1: VCAA M/C Answers

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    4d. IR Spectroscopy

    • IR Spectroscopy Summary

    • 1. Vibrational Energy, Dipole Moments & IR Absorption

    • 2. Interpreting IR Spectra

    • IR Spectroscopy VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions

    • IR Spectroscopy Worksheet 1: VCAA Multiple Choice Questions

    • IR Spectroscopy Worksheet 1: Answers

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    4e. NMR Spectroscopy

    • NMR Spectroscopy Summary

    • 1. Nuclear Spin, Nuclear Magnetic Resonance

    • 2. Chemical Shifts, TMS, Interpreting Low Resolution NMR Spectra

    • 3.Nuclear Shielding, H Environments, Number of Peaks, Area Under Peaks

    • 4. High Resolution NMR - Signal Splitting

    • 5. Carbon-13 NMR

    • NMR Spectroscopy VCAA Exam 2011 Question 2b

    • NMR Spectroscopy VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions

    • NMR Spectroscopy Worksheet 1: VCAA Multiple Choice Questions

    • NMR Spectroscopy Worksheet 1: Answers

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    4g. Chromatography

    • Chromatography Summary

    • 1. Paper Chromatography, Stationary, Mobile Phases, Adsorption,Desorption

    • 2. Retardation Factor

    • 3. Column Chromatography, HPLC

    • 4. Qualitative Analysis, Retention Times

    • 5. Quantitative Analysis, Area Under the Peak, Calibration Curves

    • Chromatography VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions

    • Chromatography Worksheet 1: VCCA Multiple Choice Questions

    • Chromatography Worksheet 1: Answers

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    4h. Volumetric Analysis

    • Volumetric Analysis Summary

    • 1. Volume-Volume Stoichiometry

    • 2. Standard Solutions

    • 3. Titration Glassware Set-up

    • 4. Indicators - End Point, Equivalence Point

    • 6. Sources of Error

    • 7. Redox Tritration

    • 8. Calculation, Dilution, Titration Example 1

    • 9. Calculation, Dilution, Titration Example 2

    • VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions

    • Worksheet 1: VCCA Multiple Choice Questions

    • Worksheet 1: Answers

    • VCAA Exam 2013 Question 5a-b - Volumetric Analysis

    • 5. Precision, Accuracy & Equipment Uncertainty

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    4i. Triglycerides

    • Triglycerides Summary (2020 REVISED)

    • 1. Triglycerides: Formation, Properties

    • 2. Triglycerides: Saturated, Unsaturated, Trans Fats - *STOP 0:58* (NOT 2020 Omega-3, Omega-6)

    • 3. Triglycerides: Fats, Oils - *STOP 1:46* (NOT 2020: Essential, Non-Essential)

    • VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions (2020 REVISED)

    • Worksheet 1: Triglyceride VCCA Multiple Choice Questions (2020 MODIFIED)

    • Worksheet 1: Answers

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    4j. Carbohydrates

    • Carbohydrates Summary

    • 1. Carbohydrates: Monosaccharides, Glucose

    • 2. Carbohydrates: Disaccharides, Glycosidic Links

    • 3. Carbohydrates: Polysaccharides, Starch, Glycogen, Cellulose

    • VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions

    • Worksheet 1: VCCA Multiple Choice Questions

    • Worksheet 1: Answers

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    4k. Proteins

    • Proteins Summary

    • 1. Proteins: Amino Acids and Zwitterions

    • 2. Proteins: Peptide Bonds and Polypeptides

    • 3. Proteins: Primary, Secondary, Tertiary, Quaternary Structures

    • Proteins - VCAA Exam VCAA 2013 Q3.

    • Proteins VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions

    • Proteins Worksheet 1: VCCA Multiple Choice Questions

    • Proteins Worksheet 1: Answers

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    4l. Enzymes

    • Enzymes Summary (2020 MODIFIED)

    • 1. Enzymes: Function, Models, Coenzymes (2020 - Ignore Induced Fit (1:56-2.43) and STOP at 3:10)

    • 2. Enzymes: Denaturation by Temperature or pH, Zwitterions

    • Enzymes VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions (2020 MODIFIED)

    • Enzymes Worksheet 1: VCCA Multiple Choice Questions (2020 MODIFIED)

    • Enzymes Worksheet 1: Answers

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    4m. Vitamins (NOT 2020)

    • Vitamins Summary

    • 1. Vitamins: Functions and Sources

    • 2. Vitamins: Water Soluble, Fat Soluble

    • VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions

    • Worksheet 1: VCCA Multiple Choice Questions

    • Worksheet 1: Answers

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    4n. Metabolism of Food

    • Metabolism of Food Summary (2020 MODIFIED)

    • 1. Metabolism of Carbohydrates & Glycaemic Index (2020 - STOP 2:48)

    • 2. Metabolism of Triglycerides *2020-STOP 2:33* (NOT 2020: Oxidatative Rancidity)

    • 3. Metabolism of Proteins

    • VCAA Exam 2012 Question 1b - Triglycerides

    • Metabolism of Food VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions

    • Metabolism of Food Worksheet 1: VCCA Multiple Choice Questions

    • Metabolism of Food Worksheet 1: Answers

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    4o. Food Chemistry - Questions

    • VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions

    • Worksheet 1: VCCA Multiple Choice Questions

    • Worksheet 1: Answers

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    4p. Calorimetry

    • Calorimetry Summary

    • 1. Calorimetry, Specific Heat Capacity

    • 2. Calibration Factor

    • 3. Solution Calorimetry

    • 4. Bomb Calorimetry

    • 5. Calorimetry Calculations

    • 6. Nutritional Panels Energy of Foods

    • VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions

    • VCAA Exam 2010 Q4 - Calorimetry

    • Worksheet 1: VCCA Multiple Choice Questions

    • Worksheet 1: Answers

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    4r. Scientific Method

    • Worksheet 1: VCCA Multiple Choice Questions

    • Worksheet 1: Answers

    • VCAA Exam Multiple Choice Questions

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    Revision Webinars

    • Revision Webinar 1.Organic Compounds & Reactions