25148 Organic Chemistry (2)

Course Description

This course is a continuation of organic chemistry I. In this course the reaction mechanism of of the groups will emphasized. Further studies made on halocarbons, alcohols, ethers, thiols, aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids, amines, amides and a  diazonium  salts, etc. As well some other organic compounds of biological significance will be discussed.

Learning Objective

  • By successful completion of this course, the students will be able to:
  • 1. Name alcohols, ethers, and thiols according to the IUPAC system given the structural formulas and vice versa.
  • 2. Discuss the physical properties of alcohols, ethers, and thiols.
  • 3. List important reactions of alcohols, ethers, and thiols.
  • 4. Give examples of a primary, secondary and tertiary amine. 5. Name amines according to the IUPAC system given the structural formulas and vice versa. 6. List some characteristic reactions of amines. 7. Explain the difference between an aldehyde and a ketone. 8. Name aldehydes and ketones according to the IUPAC system given the structural formulas and vice versa. 9. List some characteristic reactions of aldehydes and ketones 10. Identify the carboxyl group in a carboxylic acid 11. Name carboxylic acids according to the IUPAC system given the structural formulas and vice versa 12. Discuss the physical properties of carboxylic acids 13. Illustrate the synthesis of an ester using Fischer esterification

Credits

    3

Books for this Course

  • 1. Name Reactions and reagents in Oraganic Synthesis ,
  • 2. Oragic chemistry, Solomans and fryhlis

Times Offered

  • September
  • January

Course Prerequisite

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