|CLASS CODE:||CHEM 352||CREDITS: 4|
|DIVISION:||PHYSICAL SCIENCE & ENGINEERING|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||The second semester of a year-long course presenting the principles and theories of organic chemistry including the properties, preparation and reactions of organic compounds. The course is designed for students in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Pre-medicine, Pre-dentistry, Pre-veterinary and Biology. This course includes lecture and laboratory experience.
|TAUGHT:||Winter and 1st Summer Block|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:||Organometallic Compounds; Alcohols, Diols and Thiols; Ethers, Epoxides and Sulfides; Aldehydes and Ketones; Enols and Enolates; Carboxylic Acids; Carboxylic Acid Derivatives; Ester Enolates; Amines; Aryl Halides; Phenols; Carbohydrates; Lipids; Amino Acids, Peptides and Proteins.
The class includes a laboratory experience. Laboratory experiements are Friedel-Crafts Acylation, Grignard Reaction, Esterification and Sequential Synthesis - A. Wittig Reaction, B. Bromination, C. Dehydrohalogenation and D. Diels Alder Reaction.
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||Prepare for professional exams.
Have the opportunity to learn and understand the theories, properties, and reactions of organic compounds.
Have the opportunity to develop scientific reasoning and perform lab techniques.
|REQUIREMENTS:||Varies depending on the instructor. Generally, grades are based on quiz scores (app. 10), exam scores (app. 5), scores on a final exam written by the American Chemical Society and laboratory essays (app. 7).|
|PREREQUISITES:||Completion of Chem 351.|
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2001|