CHEM 210 Organic Chemistry I

4 credits, Fall and Spring

Introduces the physical and chemical properties of alkanes, alkenes, alkynes, and alcohols. This course emphasizes organic nomenclature, syntheses, stereochemistry, and reaction mechanisms. The laboratory utilizes common techniques associated with the preparation, purification, and chemical characterization of organic compounds. Laboratory included.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in CHEM 116 or permission of department chair