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Organic Chemistry 1

Course Number: 10506160
Credits: 4.00

Course Description

10-506-160 ORGANIC CHEMISTRY 1 ...covers chemical bonding, nomenclature of organic molecules, physical and chemical properties of organic molecules and functional groups, reactivity, stereochemistry, reaction mechanisms, and oxidation and reduction of organic molecules. (Prerequisite: 10-506-136, College Chemistry 2 with a "C" or better)

Course Typically Offered

  • Fall

Length of Course

  • More than 8 weeks

Course Competencies

  1. Execute laboratory guidelines and established laboratory practices.
  2. Use appropriate scientific equipment, measurement practices, and scientific method.
  3. Determine structure and chemical bonding of organic molecules.
  4. Examine organic acids and bases.
  5. Examine properties of organic molecules.
  6. Characterize alkanes.
  7. Investigate stereochemistry.
  8. Explore general organic reactions.
  9. Analyze nucleophilic substitution reactions.
  10. Analyze elimination reactions.
  11. Examine alcohols, ethers, and related compounds.
  12. Characterize alkenes.
  13. Characterize alkynes.