Structure and Reactivity of Organic Molecules

Course Description

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.

Course Details

CHEM 33 is part of the Non-Standard Summer Quarter Schedule and if offered as a part of a series along with CHEM 35

Prerequisites

CHEM 31 A, B or 31 X or an AP Chemistry score of 5

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