Chem 320 Advanced Organic Chemistry I

A focus on a deeper understanding of the structure and reactivity of organic molecules with an emphasis on reaction mechanisms. It is a review of aspects of physical organic chemistry, covering structure and bonding, stereochemistry, and kinetics and thermodynamics, as well as molecular orbital theory with an introduction to the use of computational tools, such as Gaussian 09.




Prerequisite: passed entrance exams or successfully completed Chem 101 and Chem 102