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CHM-251 Organic Chemistry I

This course provides a systematic study of the theories, principles, and techniques of organic chemistry. Topics include nomenclature, structure, properties, reactions, and mechanisms of hydrocarbons, alkyl halides, alcohols, and ethers; further topics include isomerization, stereochemistry, and spectroscopy. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the fundamental concepts of covered organic topics as needed in CHM 252. Students will perform basic synthetic and analytic techniques on organic compounds.


Requisites: Take CHM-152; Take previously. Required.Take CHM-152; Minimum grade C; Take previously. Required.

Total Class Credits: 4
Class Credits: 3
Lab Credits: 3
Clinic Credits: 0


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