CHEM H52C Honors Organic Chemistry (2015-2016)

CHEM H52C Honors Organic Chemistry

(Required for BMEP and ChE.)
Catalog Data:

CHEM H52C Honors Organic Chemistry (Credit Units: 4) Fundamental concepts of the chemistry of carbon compounds. Structural, physical, and chemical properties of the principal classes of carbon compounds. Corequisite: CHEM H52LC. Prerequisite: CHEM H52B with a grade of C or better. Only one course from CHEM 52A and CHEM H52C. (Design units: 0)

Required Textbook:
. Edition, , 1969, ISBN-13 978-0981519432.

Recommended Textbook:
. Edition, , 1969, ISBN-13 978-0981519449.

  • Molecular Model Sets
Relationship to Student Outcomes
No student outcomes specified.
Course Learning Outcomes. Students will:
Prerequisites by Topic
Lecture Topics:
  • Aldehydes & Ketones
  • Carboxylin Acids
  • Carboxylic Acid Derivatives
  • Enolate Chemistry
  • Amines
  • Carbohydrates
  • Aromatic Heterocycles
  • Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins
  • Pericyclic Reactions
Class Schedule:

Meets for 3 hours of lecture and 1 hour of discussion each week for 10 weeks.

Computer Usage:
Laboratory Projects:
Professional Component

Contributes toward Mathematics and Basic Science.

Design Content Description
Laboratory Portion:
Grading Criteria:
  • Homework: 20%
  • Midterms: 40%
  • Final Exam: 40%
Estimated ABET Category Content:

Mathematics and Basic Science: 4.0 credit units

Computing: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Topics: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Science: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Design: 0.0 credit units

August 6, 2014
Senate Approved:
May 24, 2013
Approved Effective:
2013 Winter Qtr