Introduction to organic chemistry. Learn to relate three dimensional structure of organic molecules to their chemical and physical properties. Introduced to a variety of functional groups that exhibit patterns of reactivity and learn how to predict products of a reaction in the context of thermodynamics and kinetics. Two 3 hour weekly lab section accompanies the course to introduce the techniques of separation and identification of organic compounds.
CHEM 31 A, B or 31 X or an AP Chemistry score of 5