[ 663ORCHPOCP19 ] PR Laboratory Course of Preparative Organic Chemistry for Biological Chemistry 1

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
6 ECTS B3 - Bachelor's programme 3. year (*)Biologische Chemie Mario Waser 6 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites VL Organic Chemistry 1 for Biological Chemistry PR Lab Course in General Chemistry?
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Biological Chemistry 2021W
Objectives Performing fundamental syntheses and characterisations of organic compounds
Subject Five consecutive sections devoted to particular reaction types

  1. Separation of organic compounds based on their acid/base properties
  2. Nucleophilic aliphatic substitution reactions
  3. Reactions of carbonyl compounds
  4. Addition, elimination, reduction and oxidation reactions, Rearrangement and pericyclic reactions
  5. Reactions of aromatic compounds
Criteria for evaluation
  • Tests on safety issues and preparedness for the practical work
  • Practical performance including safe practice
  • Documentation of the results obtained (protocols)
  • Final comprehensive discussion of individual results
Methods Guided practical laboratory work
Language English
Study material provided in the course
Changing subject? No
Further information The course is held in parallel to "In-depth Fundamentals of Preparative Organic Chemistry for Biological Chemistry" and the contents of both courses will be closely coordinated. It is highly recommended that the two courses course are attended in the same semester.
Corresponding lecture 663ORCHPOCP16: Laboratory Course of Preparative Organic Chemistry for Biological Chemistry 1 (7 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 10
Assignment procedure Direct assignment