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CHM 301 - Organic Chemistry I


3 Semester Hours
Prerequisite: CHM 121 , CHM 122 
Corequisite: CHM 302 

This course will introduce the chemistry of carbon compounds. Chemical structure, nomenclature, stereochemistry, properties, reactions and reaction mechanisms of the alkanes, alcohols, amines and carbonyl groups will be investigated. The experimental portion will introduce the student to the basic laboratory techniques used in organic chemistry. These techniques will be used in the isolation, purification and identification of common organic solids and liquids. Special attention will be given to important concepts such as extraction, crystallization, distillation and chromatography.

Term(s) Offered: Offered every Fall