Organic Chemical Technology

Course Information
TitleΟΡΓΑΝΙΚΗ ΧΗΜΙΚΗ ΤΕΧΝΟΛΟΓΙΑ / Organic Chemical Technology
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
Course ID40002711

Class Information
Academic Year2021 – 2022
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Learning Outcomes
The stucents are expected to: 1. Acquire basic knowledge about three main consumer products of the organic chemical industry: Detergents, cosmetics, paper. 2. Understand the activity mechanisms of the surface active agents, main cobstituents of these products. 3. Get familiar with the production technologies of these products by means of the laboratory practice. 4. Be able to extend the acquired knowledge and experience. 5. Be able to apply the laboratory practice in an industrial scale during their active professional life.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
Surface active agents: Kinds, activity mechanisms, applications. Laboratory guidelines for their detection, detergency assessment, preparation of selected detergents. Cosmetics: Skin anatomy, main constituents, selected examples and their constitution and application mechanism. Paper-Paper industry: paper pulp, kinds, constitution, source and production procedure, recycling, whitening, paper making, auxiliaries, paper dyeing, properties, paper conservation.
Surface active agents, anionic-cationic-non ionic, cosmetic, cosmetic kinds-constituents, paper-paper industry.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Course Organization
Laboratory Work
Student Assessment
Student evaluation is made by final written examination and co-evaluation of the student's laboratory performance
Additional bibliography for study
Σημειώσεις Οργανικής Χημικής Τεχνολογίας Σ. Πεγιάδου, Ε. Τσατσαρώνη, Ι. Ελευθεριάδης Αριστοτέλειο Πανεπιστήμιο θεσσαλονίκης Τμήμα εκδόσεων Θεσσαλονίκη, 2006
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