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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CHEM 363 - Organic Chemistry III

Part three of the organic chemistry series. Carbonyl alpha-substitutions and condensations and the chemistry of carboxylic acid derivatives, benzene, amines, and carbohydrates. Course will be offered every year (Spring).

Prerequisites: CHEM 362 and CHEM 361LAB with a grade of C- or higher.

Credits: (3)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Recognize applications of organic chemistry in our everyday lives.
  • Apply the IUPAC nomenclature system for carboxylic acid derivatives, aromatic compounds, and amines.
  • Draw and interpret structures for organic compounds.
  • Predict trends in physical properties for a series of related organic compounds.
  • Predict the aromatic character of organic molecules.
  • Use mass spectrometry and ultraviolet spectroscopy in the identification of organic structures.
  • Draw a mechanism for typical nucleophilic acyl substitution and carbonyl alpha-substitution and condensation reactions showing the structures of all intermediates.
  • Identify typical reagents used for basic synthetic reactions of carboxylic acid derivatives, aromatic compounds, amines, and carbohydrates

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