Basic Organic Chemistry I-E2

Numbering Code U-LAS13 10008 LE60 Year/Term 2021 ・ First semester
Number of Credits 2 Course Type Lecture
Target Year Mainly 1st year students Target Student For science students
Language English Day/Period Thu.2
Instructor name Juha Lintuluoto (Graduate School of Engineering Associate Professor)
Outline and Purpose of the Course The course will provide a complete cover for the first part basics of organic chemistry. This course gives the opportunity to learn English while studying chemistry, an important skill for chemists. This course is suitable for chemistry major students and covers the Basic Organic Chemistry I 「基礎有機化学I」 course held for classes T17-22 in Japanese.
Course Goals The students will learn the fundamentals of chemical bonding, stereochemistry and selected organic reactions. Also, the course provides the information for successive attendance in Basic Organic Chemistry II course.
Schedule and Contents Course Introduction (1 Lesson)
Structure and Bonding (2 Lessons) Chapter 1
Polar Covalent Bonds; Acids and Bases (2 Lessons) Chapter 2
Organic Compounds: Alkanes and Their Stereochemistry (2.5 Lessons) Chapter 3
Organic Compounds: Cycloalkanes and Their Stereochemistry (2.5 Lessons) Chapter 4
An Overview of Organic Reactions (2 Lessons) Chapter 6
Alkenes and Alkynes (2 Lessons) Chapter 7
Evaluation Methods and Policy Class performance, home work, and final test.
Course Requirements This course is suitable for chemistry major students from groups 1T17-1T22.
Study outside of Class (preparation and review) Home work studies.
Textbooks Textbooks/References Organic Chemistry with Biological Applications, McMurry, (Cengage Learning), 2nd and 3rd Editions, Chapters 1-4, 6-7
Japanese version of McMurry is also OK.