Chemistry and Biology Laboratory Skills
Full course description
This skills training focuses on translating the basic concepts of chemistry and biology to laboratory work. You learn to work in a safe manner taking into account rules and regulations, with respect for yourself, others and the environment such as handling chemicals, safe use of equipment and usage of safety gear. You learn basic skills such as the accurate measurement of volumes, chemical lab techniques, basic spectroscopic analysis, biological sample preparation and analysis. Special attention is paid to a proper statistical analysis. You are provided with two tasks in which you are assessed on your capability to work safely, accurately, log and report your findings.