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date
topic
reading
assignments
 
week 1
1- 17 tues
intro; ancient arts
1- 19 thurs

ancient arts;

types of matter

CaA: chapt 1

Ball chapt 1 & 3

(Elkins intro)

week 2
1- 24 tues

studiolab: Copper Smelting, Copper Working and Making Verdigris Pigment

 

CaA: chapt 2

(Elkins 1 - 3)

studiolab prep

write studiolab summary

write reflectionob weeks 1 & 2

1- 26 thurs

lecture: metals and solids, atomic structure

alchemy

 

do study questions

(found as "words and concepts" in the left side bar on-line)

 

week 3
     
1- 31 tues

metal transmutation,

patina I and II, liver of sulfur

CaA: chapt 3

Ball: 4

studiolab prep

write summary

2- 2 thurs

lecture: alchemy, molecules and reactions

 

(Elkins 4 - 8)

study questions (on-line)

Hand in Notebooks

Quiz (in class)

week 4
2- 7 tues

studiolab: Metal Pigments I

chrome yellow and prussian blue

CaA: chapt 6

studiolab prep

write summary

2- 9 thurs

lecture: medieval art, types of pigment reactions

Tro: 14

study questions (on-line)

 

date
topic
reading
assignments
week 5
     
2- 14 tues

studiolab: Metal Pigments II

chrome green and carmine step 1

CaA: chapt 8

Ball: 5-6,10

studiolab prep

write summary

2- 16 thurs

lecture: types of pigment reactions

 

study questions (on-line)

Hand in Notebooks

Quiz (in class)

week 6
     
2- 21 tues
Ball: 5-6,10

studiolab prep

write summary

2- 23 thurs

 

CaA: chapt 6, 16

study questions (on-line)

week 7
     
2 -28 tues
Ball: 5-6,10

studiolab prep

write summary

3 - 1 thurs

lecture: acid base chemistry

mordants, fresco problems

 

CaA: chapt 10

study questions (on-line)

Hand in Notebooks

Quiz (in class)

   
week 8
SPRING BREAK! FIND SUN!!!
   
date
topic
reading
assignments
week 9
     
3 -13 tues
Ball: 5-6,10

studiolab prep

write summary and reflection

3 - 15 thurs

lecture: holding it all together:

and organic chemistry primer

CaA: chapt 4

Worksheet #2 due

Hand in Notebooks

 

 
week 10
     
3 - 20 tues
studiolab: Lab Practical
Ball: 5-6,10

studiolab PRACTICAL prep

3 - 22 thurs

intermolecular interactions

introduction to dyes and fibers

Perkins Purple chemistry

CaA: chapt 12

Ball: 7,9

Hand out take-home exam

week 11
     
3 - 27 tues
studiolab: Perkins Purple

studiolab prep

write summary

3 - 29 thurs

Renaissance Art

new colors, new art

dawn of chemistry

CaA: chapt 9

Ball: 2

take-home exam due

 

week 12
     
4 - 3 tues
lecture: color vision and detection

CaA: chapt 5

Ball: 8

 

4 - 5 thurs
lecture: spectroscopy

CaA: chapt 7

 

 

week 13
     
4 - 10 tues
studiolab: spectroscopy

studiolab prep

write summary

4 - 12 thurs

lecture: microscopy

Ball: 11

 

date
topic
reading
assignments
week 14
     
4 - 17 tues

studiolab prep

write summary

4 - 19 thurs

photochemistry and photography

Ball: 12

worksheet due

Hand in Notebooks

week 15
     
4 - 24 tues
studiolab: pin hole camera photography

studiolab prep

write summary

4 - 26 thurs