cod. 14786

Academic year 2012/13
1° year of course - First semester
Academic discipline
Chimica organica (CHIM/06)
Discipline chimiche
Type of training activity
35 hours
of face-to-face activities
5 credits
hub: PARMA
course unit
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Integrated course unit module: GENERAL AND ORGANIC CHEMISTRY

Learning objectives

The course will provide the students basic knowledges allowing them to evaluate properties and reactivities of organic molecules, as fundamentals for the study of biochemical processes.


It is necessary to have attended the General Chemistry module

Course unit content

- Covalent bond and molecular structure

- Acids and bases

- Alkanes and cycloalkanes

- Alkenes and alkines

- REactions of alkenes and alkines

- Chirality and molecular asymmetry

- Alogenoalkanes

- Alcohols, ethers and thiols

- Benzene and its derivatives

- Amines

- Aldheydes and ketones

- Carboxylic acids

- Functional derivatives of carboxylic acids

- Enolate anions

- Carbohydrates

- Amino acids and proteins

Full programme

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Brown, Poon: Introduzione alla Chimica Organica (EDISES)

Teaching methods

Oral lectures and practice on organic chemistry problems

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam.

Other information

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