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CHEM0203W-F19

Organic I: Struct & Reactivity
Organic I Lab

Organic Chemistry I: Structure and Reactivity
This course will provide students with an introduction to the structure and reactivity of organic molecules sufficient to continue directly to study of biochemistry (CHEM 0322). Topics covered will include models of chemical bonding, acid-base relationships, three-dimensional molecular structure (conformations and stereochemistry), reaction mechanisms and energy diagrams, substitution and elimination reactions, carbonyl reactions (additions, reductions, interconversions, and alpha-reactivity), and the fundamentals of biological molecules (carbohydrates, DNA, and RNA). Laboratory experiments will include purification techniques (recrystallization, distillation, extraction, and chromatography) as well as microscale organic reactions that complement the lecture portion of the course. (CHEM 0104 or CHEM 0107) 3 hrs. lect., 3 hrs. lab, 1 hr. prelab.
Course Reference Number (CRN):
91897
Subject Code:
CHEM
Course Number:
0203
Section Identifier:
W

Course

CHEM 0203

All Sections in Fall 2019

Fall 2019

CHEM0203A-F19 Lecture (Repka)
CHEM0203B-F19 Lecture (Repka)
CHEM0203T-F19 Discussion (Oster)
CHEM0203U-F19 Discussion (Oster)
CHEM0203W-F19 Lab (Oster)
CHEM0203X-F19 Lab (Oster)
CHEM0203Y-F19 Lab (Oster)