Organic Chemistry II

Universitat Politècnica de València

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Organic Chemistry II

  • Host University

    Universitat Politècnica de València

  • Location

    Valencia, Spain

  • Area of Study

    Biochemistry, Chemistry

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    0
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    0
  • Overview

    REQUIRED TEXTBOOKS AND COURSE MATERIALS

    Organic Chemistry, 2nd ed. David Klein – hard copy, loose left or e-text.

    DESCRIPTION

    This course is designed to promote active learning and provide many opportunities to practice problems. You will work in groups on problems during the lecture and be assisted by ULAs and the instructor. The groups are assigned based on seating. In order to be productive during class, you must come prepared. This includes reading the assigned textbook sections before class, making an outline of the concepts, and taking the warmup quiz. It will also be helpful to make a list of questions you have to ask during lecture.
    ULAs are chosen from the top students who took this course previously. They are specifically prepared to focus on students ideas and facilitate group conversations and conceptual understanding.

    PROGRAM CONTEXT

    1- Aromaticity
    2- EAS reactions
    3- Pericyclic reactions
    4- Nucleophilic addition reactions
    5- Reactions of amines.
    6- Reactions of epoxides
    7- Aldol reaction
    8- H and C NMR
    9- Carboxylic acid derivatives
    10- Carbohydrates

     

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.