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CHM312 Organic Chemistry II

[3–0, 3 cr.]

This course  covers in depth organic structure determination by spectroscopic methods, nomenclature, properties, reactions, and synthesis of aromatic hydrocarbons, organometallics, alcohols, thiols, ethers, sulfides, carbonyl compounds (aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids and derivatives), and amines. Emphasis is placed on reaction mechanisms, stereochemistry, and the design of multi-step synthesis.

Prerequisite: CHM311 Organic Chemistry  I, or PHY311 Organic Materials I