Organic Reactions and Pharmaceuticals


This course is the conclusion of the organic chemistry series. This course is geared towards pre-medical and pre-health students and is the fourth and final course in the general and organic chemistry series.


What you can learn.

  • Understand structures and nomenclatures of organic molecules
  • Apply qualitative and quantitative reasoning to draw meaningful conclusions in chemical properties
  • Design and solve fundamental organic syntheses
  • Analyze and determine structures of organic molecules from spectroscopic data

About this course:

This course covers organic reactions, nucleophilic and electrophilic substitutions and additions, electrophilic aromatic substitutions, carbonyl reactions, and catalysis. Instruction also covers the molecular basis of drug action and the organic chemistry of pharmaceuticals. Transferable for UC credit.
CHEM 14C with a grade of C- or better.

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