Courses & Programs

Organic Chemistry II [E]

COURSE CODE: CHM 222

CREDITS: 4

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisite: CHM 221 with a grade of C or better, or one previous semester of Organic Chemistry with a grade of C or better.

Continuation of Chemistry 221. Lectures cover the chemistry of the aromatic compounds, alcohols, ethers, organometallic compounds, aldehydes, ketones, and organic acids and amines. Stress is placed on the nomenclature, syntheses, molecular structure, stereochemistry, and principal chemical reactions of these compounds. Laboratory includes the characterization and synthesis of the above compounds using classical methods and modern instrumentation. Prerequisite: CHM 221 with a grade of C or better, or one previous semester of Organic Chemistry with a grade of C or better.