CHEM 212 Organic Chemistry I

First semester of a two semester organic chemistry sequence. Study of modern organic chemistry including structure, nomenclature, reactivity, synthesis and reaction mechanisms. Spectroscopy and modern theoretical concepts studied. Laboratory techniques include multi-step synthesis and characterization of organic molecules using analytical instrumentation and spectroscopic analysis. Traditional separation and purification techniques such as distillation, isolation, and recrystallization.  (C-ID CHEM  150, C-ID CHEM 160S course one of two)

Units: 4.00

Offered: (Fa)

UC, CSU, Associate Degree Applicable

Prerequisites: CHEM 151 or CHEM 151H

Corequisites: None

Lecture: Minimum 48 hours per semester

Laboratory: Minimum 48 hours per semester