CHE 2650

Organic Chemistry Lab

3 Credits

Replaces CHE 2630 (2001-2).

This course provides the student with the basic microscale laboratory skills in organic chemistry including techniques in recrystallization, melting point determination, distillation and chromatography. Organic compounds are synthesized and examined using the methods and principles learned in CHE 2610 and CHE 2620, including Grignard reactions, Sn1 and Sn2 reactions, elimination reactions, Aldol condensations and IR theory. Completion of CHE 2610 or equivalent is recommended. This course may be taken concurrently with CHE 2620. Course/lab fees.