When viewing this webpage from outside UCC, you should Save the files and NOT Open them, as your security settings may prevent the Opening of the files. Once saved to your hard disk, the files will open in the regular fashion. Please note, you may also need the free Powerpoint viewer, if you do not have Powerpoint installed on your computer. If you are having difficulty in accessing files read the announcement below.

Lecture 1

Lecture 2

Lecture 3

Lecture 4

Lecture 5

Lecture 6 (open access)


Many of these lectures contain video streams which will operate well when using broadband. Some pages may take time to load.

Once the lecture is open, 'right click' to obtain full screen and 'left click' video streams to commence video.


Many students have been experiencing difficulty in accessing these notes. Difficulties will be encountered at certain locations around campus due to different security protocols employed by administrators in different departments. Thsi is beyond the control of the chemistry department. However, the notes are accessible in all the computer rooms serviced by the chemistry department, i.e., the Intel Lab 

Block A, level 3, Room 355

 Food Science Building

30 Computers

and Dell labs, 

Room  120, First Floor

Kane Building

16 Computers

Alternatively, access from home computers should be possible.

Further tips: Type in the password in lower case. If a second prompt for a password appears either click on 'read-only' or you can save to a disc or cd to take with you. Due to the volume of enquiries it has not been possible to answer these individually however following the above recommendations which should solve access problems in the immediate term.