Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

CHM-262 Organic Chemistry I (4.5)

Introduces the theory and practice of organic chemistry with emphasis on the chemistry of functional groups. Areas stressed are nomenclature, stereoisomerism, chemical bonding, reaction mechanisms, the characterization of hydrocarbons, alkyl halides and alcohols. The laboratory stresses development of appropriate organic chemistry separation, isolation and synthetic techniques. Credits: 4.5, Hours: (3/3/0/0), Prereq: CHM-175; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A