• Course Code: CHEM244
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3Crs.:3 Lec)
  • Course Type: Major Core (MJC)

Course Description

The course offers comprehensive understanding of the basic principles of organic chemistry. The course describes chemical bonding, structure properties, nomenclature, synthesis, and reactions of alkanes, cycloalkanes, alkenes, alkynes, alcohols, ethers, alkyl halides, and stereochemistry. Addition, elimination and nucleophilic substitution reactions. Emphasis on the mechanistic, kinetic and thermodynamic aspects governing these reactions.