[ 491ORCHAOCV19 ] VL Advanced Organic Chemistry 1

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Chemistry Mario Waser 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Chemistry and Chemical Technology (CCT) 2019W
Objectives Understanding the structures of natural products and the principles of their (bio-)synthesis
Subject (Bio-)Synthetic pathways for the synthesis of selected complex natural products:

• Carbohydrates
• Amino acids, Peptides
• Nucleic acids
• Heterocycles and derived natural compounds
• Alkaloids
• Lipids, polyketides, fatty acids
• Terpenes and steroids
• Vitamins
• Mechanisms in biological chemistry

Criteria for evaluation oral exam
Methods Classical lecture with computer projections and extended blackboard sessions
Language English
Study material References are given in the lecture and slides of the lecture will be distributed online.
Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture 491WORCOC3V10: VL Organic Chemistry III (Natural Products) (2.6 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment