KEMI6504 Chemistry of Metals 5 op
Organised by
Person in charge
Ari Lehtonen
Preceding studies
Bachelor courses in chemistry

Learning outcomes

The course deepens the knowledge on the chemical properties of different metals. The student understands typical chemical properties (oxidation states, coordination numbers etc.) and is able to judge such properties using periodic table.


Chemical properties of metals and their compounds. Periodic trends. Occurrence, production and industrial applications of metals and metal compounds.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 28 h 0 h
Seminar 10 h 0 h

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

Lectured every second year, next in spring 2017, period IV

Study materials

Lecture notes, material in Moodle

Belongs to following study modules

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MDP in Materials Science