Fall 2014

Organic Chemistry I

Listed in: Chemistry, as CHEM-221

Formerly listed as: CHEM-21

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Anthony C. Bishop (Section 01)
Jonathan A. Collins (Section 01)
Lauren M. Reutenauer (Section 01)


A study of the structure of organic compounds and of the influence of structure upon the chemical and physical properties of these substances. The following topics are emphasized: hybridization, resonance theory, spectroscopy, stereochemistry, acid-base properties and nucleophilic substitution reactions. Periodically, examples will be chosen from recent articles in the chemical, biochemical, and biomedical literature. Laboratory work introduces the student to basic laboratory techniques and methods of instrumental analysis. Four hours of class and four hours of laboratory per week.

Requisite: CHEM 161 or equivalent.  Fall semester. Professors Bishop and Collins.

Cost: 7.96 ?


Lab science course


2015-16: Offered in Fall 2015
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Fall 2008, Fall 2009, Fall 2010, Fall 2011, Fall 2012, Fall 2013, Fall 2014