Training Course in Computers in Chemistry

Department of Chemistry

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Course Type

Non Degree Course

Qualification Awarded




ECTS Credits


General Objectives of the Course
The course aims to develope competences of students in using computers to solve problems related to Chemistry.
Learning Objectives and Intended Skills
The students must be able to use the computer to solve problems in Chemistry, specifically they have to efficiently use: I) spreadsheets; ii) software for solving algebraical problems; iii) software for solving numerical problems; iv) software for the representation of molecular structures.
Mode of Study
Admission Requirements

Basic knowledge of an operative system (Windows, OSX or Linux). Knowledge of maths, including diferentiation, integration and matrix manipulation.

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Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Regulation n.º 339/2012, published in Official Gazette no. 152, 2. Grade, August 7th (Regulation of Creation and Operation of non-degree courses at the UC).
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Fair, Good, Very Good and Excellent
Study Programme
1st Semester
Start date: 10-09-2018
End date: 20-12-2018
2nd Semester
Start date: 04-02-2019
End date: 30-05-2019