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Basics of Chemistry (5 cr)

Code: PK00BW34-3002

General information


28.11.2022 - 04.12.2022


10.01.2023 - 02.04.2023

Number of ECTS credits allocated

5 op

Virtual proportion

3 op

Mode of delivery

40 % Contact teaching, 60 % Distance learning


Laurea Tikkurila, service


Laurea Tikkurila

Teaching languages

  • Finnish


20 - 40

Degree programmes

  • Kauneudenhoito- ja kosmetiikka-alan koulutus (PKV2), Laurea Tikkurila (Finnish)


  • Sari Viitala

Teacher in charge

Sari Viitala


  • PKV223KAM
    Kauneudenhoito- ja kosmetiikka-alan koulutus, monimuotototeutus, K23, Tikkurila

Learning outcomes

The student is able to
- explain basic concepts of chemistry
- classify substances as pure substances, compounds or mixtures
- recognise strong and weak bonds and determine the bond types of two elements and their significance for, e.g., the state of the substance
- the most common functional groups of basic carbon compounds, their names and reaction types, and their significance for the properties of the carbon compounds
- calculate amounts of substances and concentrations

Teaching methods

The implementation plan is available in Finnish.

Grading scale