To understand and acquire the basic knowledge of organic chemistry necessary for the understanding of biological phenomena of interest for biotechnologies.
Acquire knowledge and understanding skills characterized by the use of advanced organic chemistry textbooks. Ability to apply the knowledge of Organic Chemistry with a professional approach, to conceive, support arguments and solve problems in the field of Organic Chemistry; acquire the maturity and the knowledge necessary to undertake further studies with a good degree of autonomy.
Mastery of the structure of the organic compounds of their representation and of the formalisms of Organic Chemistry.
Knowledge of the main classes of organic molecules and of the main types of reactions of organic compounds, to understand the structural and functional properties of molecules of biological and biotechnological interest.
Knowledge of functional groups, in particular those constituting biomolecules.
Structure and reactivity of compounds of biological interest, carbohydrates, lipids, peptides and nucleic acids.
Acquisition of safety concepts and training in the chemical laboratory.
Basic techniques of the organic chemistry laboratory and of the purification, separation and characterization of organic compounds. Experience on the synthesis of organic molecules.