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Identifier: CHEM 421
Title: Organic Chemistry
Units: 5.00
Prerequisite: CHEM 420 (Organic Chemistry) with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 54 hours lecture, 108 hours laboratory
Description This course covers general physical and chemical properties of aromatic compounds, ethers, carbonyl compounds, amines, carbonyl derivatives, and biological compounds of interest. It also includes mass spectrometry, ultraviolet-visible (UV-VIS) spectroscopy, and carbon-13 nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR). Special attention is given to development of reaction mechanisms, methods of organic synthesis, and instrumental analysis as they apply to organic chemistry.