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Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2019-2020

CHM-262 Organic Chemistry I (4.5)

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