School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

Structure and Reactivity in Organic Chemistry (Sem A)

Module code: CHE202A

Credits: 15.0
Semester: SEM1
Timetable:

    Lecture
  • Semester 1: Friday 11 am - 1 pm
  • Semester 2: Weeks 16: Thursday 2 pm - 4 pm
    Workshop
  • Semester 1: Weeks 1, 3, 5, 9, 11: Friday 2 pm - 3 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 1, 3, 5, 9, 11: Friday 3 pm - 5 pm

Contact: Dr Christopher Jones
Overlap: None
Prerequisite: CHE102A, CHE102B

This module aims to provide a wide understanding of the occurrence, synthesis and behaviour of organic compounds. Topics to be covered include: enolate chemistry, introduction to radical chemistry, oxidation and reduction reactions. The use of spectroscopic techniques as a tool for structure determination in organic chemistry will also be considered.

Connected course(s): UDF DATA
Assessment: 80.0% Examination, 20.0% Coursework
Level: 5