[ 290OPCHIOCK18 ] KV In-depth Fundamentals in Organic Chemistry

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
1,5 ECTS B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year Chemistry Norbert Müller 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites Organic Chemistry 1 or VL Organic Chemistry 1 for Biological Chemistry
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Chemistry and Chemical Technology 2023W
Objectives Understanding the fundamentals of reaction mechanisms and techniques used in the Laboratory Course of Preparative Organic Chemistry 1.
Subject 6 cumulative sections concerning the theoretical background of the tasks in the Laboratory Course of Preparative Organic Chemistry 1

  1. Separation techniques, spectroscopy (in particular NMR), acid/base properties of organic compounds
  2. Nucleophilic aliphatic substitution reactions
  3. Reactions of carbonyl compounds
  4. Addition, elimination, reduction and oxidation reactions
  5. Reactions of aromatic compounds
  6. Rearrangement and pericyclic reactions
Criteria for evaluation 4 Written tests and a final exam.
Methods Lectures, Q/A session, exercises on the black board.
Language English
Study material - Announced/provided in the "Laboratory Course of Preparative Organic Chemistry 1".

- "Organic Chemistry" Jonathan Clayden, Nick Greeves, Stuart Warren, Peter Wothers Oxford Press (German Version by Springer)

Changing subject? No
Further information The course is held in parallel to the "Laboratory Course of Preparative Organic Chemistry 1" and the contents of these two courses are closely coordinated. It is therefore highly recommended that these two courses are attended within the same semester.
Earlier variants They also cover the requirements of the curriculum (from - to)
290OCPCVOCK16: KV In-depth fundamentals of preparative Organic Chemistry (2016W-2018S)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 25
Assignment procedure Direct assignment