Inorganic Chemistry: Laboratory I - AB101004
Title: Inorganic Chemistry: Laboratory I
Guaranteed by: Department of Inorganic Chemistry (101)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2020 to 2023
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:3
E-Credits: summer s.:3
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:0/4, MC [HT]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Old code: ACH1L
Note: deregister from the exam date if a requisite was not fulfilled
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Mastný Libor Ing. CSc.
Jakeš Vít Ing. Ph.D.
Class: Základní laboratoře
Pre-requisite : {prerekvizita pro Laboratoř z anorganické chemie I ("výpočty")}, {x}
Interchangeability : B101004, N101003, N101003A, S101003
Is interchangeable with: B101004
Examination dates   
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Annotation -
Students are acquainted with the principles of work safety, basic laboratory equipment and basic experimental procedures. Preparation tasks and qualitative chemical reactions complement students' theoretical knowledge of the characteristic properties of the elements and compounds.
Last update: Kubová Petra (06.03.2019)
Aim of the course -

Students will be able

  • to move safely in a laboratory;
  • to perform basic laboratory procedures;
  • to combine theoretical knowledge with experimental outputs;
  • to evaluate independently results of their work and make a detailed task description in the final record.
Last update: Kubová Petra (06.03.2019)
Literature -

Inorganic Chemistry: Laboratory I provisonal manual: (for download from

K. Rubešová, V. Jakeš: Basic Chemical Calculations, VŠCHT Praha, 2018, ISBN: 978-80-7592-025-6 (

Last update: Jakeš Vít (01.08.2019)
Learning resources -

Programme of the Inorganic Chemistry: Laboratory I course :

Laboratory records:

CLP pictograms for compounds and mixtures (in Czech only):

Safety in laboratory - video (in Czech only):

Basic laboratory procedures - video (in Czech only):

Last update: Jakeš Vít (01.08.2019)
Requirements to the exam -
  • regular tests in the beginning of each laboratory day (theoretical background and laboratory calculation)
  • final test (knowledge based on laboratory work and laboratory calculation)
  • reports from chosen laboratory tasks

Last update: Kubová Petra (06.03.2019)
Syllabus -

1. Work safety in laboratory, laboratory rules, laboratory records.

2. Basic laboratory equipment.

3. Essential laboratory procedures - dissolution, filtration, evaporation, precipitation, decantation, work with a test tube.

4. Essential laboratory operations - crystallization, weighing, determination of density, pH determination.

5. Oxidation-reduction reactions - carried out in solution and in solid state.

6. Chemistry of non-metals - reactions of non-metals and their compounds.

7. Preparation of important compounds of selected elements and their reactions.

8. Important qualitative reactions of anions and their determination in unknown samples.

9. Chemistry of metals - reactions of metals and their compounds.

10. Coordination compounds of transition metals.

11. Qualitative reactions of cations, their separation and identification in unknown samples.

12. Mass balance of preparative experiments.

Last update: Kubová Petra (06.03.2019)
Registration requirements -

General and Inorganic Chemistry I (AB101001)

Chemical and Balance Calculation (AB101003)

Last update: Jakeš Vít (01.08.2019)
Course completion requirements -

The subject is finished by completion of all laboratory works and continuous tests, submission of protocols and fulfillment of the finish test.

  • regular tests in the beginning of each laboratory day (theoretical background and laboratory calculation)
Last update: Kubová Petra (06.03.2019)