CHMB43Y3 Organic Chemistry I and II

This course provides a comprehensive introduction to the field of organic chemistry. Major topics include organic acids/bases, stereochemistry, substitution/elimination mechanisms, reactions of alkenes/alkynes, radicals, aromatic compounds, carbonyl compounds, oxidation/reduction, radicals, spectroscopy, heterocycles and carbohydrates. Includes a 4 hour lab and 6 hours of lecture each week.

Prerequisite: 

Completion of at least 4.0 credits, including CHMA10H3 and CHMA11H3. Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7. Permission of instructor.

Exclusion: 

CHMB41H3, CHMB42H3, CHM138H, CHM151Y, CHM247H, CHM249H, CHM242H, CHM245H

Enrolment Limits: 
44
Breadth Requirements: 
Natural Sciences