Engineering - Course - Organic Chemistry

  • Course Code: CHEM331
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3Crs.:2Lec,2Lab)
  • Course Type: Basic Sciences and Mathematics Courses (BSMC)

Course Description

Introduction to organic chemistry. A new mechanistic approach to the study of the chemical reactions and a survey of hydrocarbons, alcohols and ethers. Detailed study of aromatic compounds, aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids and their derivatives, and amines. The course also introduces students to spectroscopic identification of organic compounds. Applied experiments related to the above topics. Pre-req.: CHEM281.