Organic Chemistry Laboratory I   [Archived Catalog]
Palo Alto College Schedule/Catalog 2017-2018

CHEM 2123 - Organic Chemistry Laboratory I

Prerequisites: Successful completion of CHEM 1112  with a grade of "C" or better

Corequisites: CHEM 2323  

Integrated Reading & Writing Basic Skills Prerequisite: INRW 0420  

Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0320  
This laboratory-based course accompanies CHEM 2323  Organic Chemistry I.  Laboratory activities will reinforce fundamental principles of organic chemistry, including the structure, bonding, properties, and reactivity of organic molecules; and properties and behavior of organic compounds and their derivatives.  Emphasis is placed on organic synthesis and mechanisms.  Includes study of covalent and ionic bonding, nomenclature, stereochemistry, structure and reactivity, reaction mechanisms, functional groups, and synthesis of simple molecules.  Methods for the purification and identification of organic compounds will be examined.

Semester Hours: (1-0-4)

CIP: 40.0504.52 03

Offered at:
NVC: Yes
PAC: Yes
SAC: Yes
SPC: Yes

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