Structure of Organic Molecules

CHEM XL 14C
This course is a continuation of organic chemistry in the organic chemistry series. This course is geared towards pre-medical and pre-health students and is the third course in the general and organic chemistry series.
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Classroom
Starting at $925.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits

About this course:

This course presents continuing studies in the structure of organic molecules, with emphasis on biological applications. Topics include resonance, stereochemistry, conjugation, and aromaticity; spectroscopy (NMR, IR, and mass spectrometry); introduction to effects of structure on physical and chemical properties; and survey of biomolecular structure. Transferable for UC credit.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Structure of Organic Molecules.

Chemistry 14B with a grade of C- or better.

Fall 2018 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
-
Saturday 9:00AM - 1:00PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Kevin Barnese
362981
Fee:
$925.00
7 days left. Enroll by Sep 29, 2018
See Details
Notes

No meeting November 24.

Not open for credit to students with credit for Chemistry 10D. 

Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: October 6, 2018. No refund after October 13, 2018. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 13, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: Organic Chemistry: Structure and Function by K. Peter C. Vollhardt and Neil E. Schore
(Optional) Molecular model kit
Scientific calculator
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Sep 29, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall 1044
Lecture
Sat Oct 6, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall 1044
Lecture
Sat Oct 13, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall 1044
Lecture
Sat Oct 20, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall 1044
Lecture
Sat Oct 27, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall 1044
Lecture
Sat Nov 3, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall 1044
Lecture
Sat Nov 10, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall 1044
Lecture
Sat Nov 17, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall 1044
Lecture
Sat Dec 1, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall 1044
Lecture
Sat Dec 8, 2018
9:00AM - 1:00PM
UCLA
Young Hall 1044
Available
-
Monday 6:00PM - 10:00PM
Instructor: Ochan Otim
362982
Fee:
$925.00
2 days left. Enroll by Sep 24, 2018
See Details
Notes

No meeting November 12.

Not open for credit to students with credit for Chemistry 10D.

Enrollment deadline: October 1, 2018. No refund after October 8, 2018. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 8, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: Organic Chemistry: Structure and Function by K. Peter C. Vollhardt and Neil E. Schore
Scientific calculator
Book: CHEM 14 C THINKBOOK FALL 2016 by Hardinger
(Optional) Book: Pushing Electrons by Daniel P. Weeks
(Optional) Book: Chemical Principles by Peter Atkins, Loretta L. Jones, Leroy E. Laverman
(Optional) Molecular model kit
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Mon Sep 24, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Mon Oct 1, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Mon Oct 8, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Mon Oct 15, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Mon Oct 22, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Mon Oct 29, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Mon Nov 5, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Mon Nov 12, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Mon Nov 19, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Mon Nov 26, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A
Lecture
Mon Dec 3, 2018
6:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension DTLA
UCLA Extension DTLA 107A

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This course applies towards the following certificates & specializations…

What you will learn.

  • Expand your knowledge of organic molecular structures
  • Explore select topics in structural theories such as resonance, conjugation, and stereochemistry
  • Understand how molecular structure controls chemical reactivity
  • Recognize polar covalent bonds and functional groups
  • Interpret MS, IR, and NMR spectral data of unknown organic compounds
  • Determine molecular structures of unknown organic compounds
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