CHEM 2010 Organic Chemistry I

A study of the preparations, properties, nomenclature, and reactions of hydrocarbons, sterochemistry, functional groups and the reaction mechasmisms of Nucleophilic Substitution, Elimination, Electrophilic Addition and REDOX reactions.  Fundamentals of Spectrocopy (NMR, IR and GC/MS) will be used to determine differences in structures basedon functional group. 

                PREREQUISITE:  CHEM 1120 with a grade of C or better.  Five lectures and three laboratory periods (3 hrs each) per week. 

Textbook:   Organic Chemistry, Janice Gorzynski Smith, 4th Edition  (McGraw Hill
Instructor: Dr. Nick Kakolesha


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Laboratory Schedule:  SUMMER TERM  I  - 2015