CHEM 201 Organic Chemistry I

Basic principles of bonding, conformational analysis, and structure of simple hydrocarbons, alcohols, and alkyl halides. Emphasis is placed on substitution, elimination, and addition reactions. An introduction to functional group analysis of reactivity and chemical synthesis is also included. The laboratory involves introduction to preparatory organic chemistry with emphasis on purification and characterization techniques. Lab included. (Lab fee.)

Credits

4

Prerequisite

CHEM 112 with a minimum grade of "C."

Offered

Fall.