Synthetic Methods in Organic Chemistry
Units: 1.5, Hours: 3-0
Design of syntheses in aliphatic, aromatic and some biomolecules. Aliphatic systems; carbanions, conjugated carbonyl compounds, amines in syntheses, functional group modifications. Aromatic systems; aromatic substitution processes, reactive substrates (phenols, amines), polynuclear aromatics. Biomolecules: synthesis and modification of heterocycles and carbohydrates.
Prerequisites: 235 or 232.
Undergraduate course in Chemistry offered by the Department of Chemistry in the Faculty of Science.