Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2007/2008
Canadian Excellence

Organic Chemistry II: Structure and Functional Group Chemistry
0.5 Credit

This course deals with the structure of organic molecules and the role of functional groups in organic reactions and synthesis. The topics considered include introduction to mass spectrometry, common spectroscopic methods of molecular structural analysis: UV, IR and NMR, aromaticity and aromatic compounds, functional group chemistry and art of organic synthesis, reactions and synthesis of alcohols and phenols, ethers, aldehydes and ketones, carboxylic acids and their derivatives, and amines.

Additional Course Information
CH200*, CH201*, CH205.
3 lecture hours, 3 lab hours, 1 tutorial hour

Senate/Editorial Changes

March 6, 2007 Senate Revisions: CH203 tutorial hour added; effective January 1, 2007.