Organic Chemistry II
Who should take this course?
Enrollment is limited to students who have completed Organic Chemistry I and wish to further their understanding of Organic Chemistry.
What will we be studying?
The second term of Organic Chemistry continues with the to the study of carbon compounds. The second semester will focus on aromaticity, electrophilic and nucleophilic reactions and mechanisms. Additional topics will include the study of functional groups, and spectrophotometry.
What will be expected of me?
You will be expected to do moderate amounts of homework and to participate in class discussions.
How is the course taught?
The course will be taught by a method combining recitation, demonstrations and class discussions of outside reading. Currently, there is no lab component to this course.
What are the completion requirements?
The grade in the course will be determined based on class participation, and the grades on class examinations and quizzes. There will be either a final exam or a final project.
Are there any special demands, costs, etc?
There may be some moderate costs associated with this course.
Details and pre/co-requisites:
is a prerequisite. This course will be offered only during the spring term.