Organic chemistry II

Course Code :1038FBDFAR
Study domain:Chemistry
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:1st semester
Sequentiality:
Contact hours:54
Credits:6
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Hans De Winter

3. Course contents *

  • Substitution and elimination reactions:
    • Reactivity of alcohols, ethers, epoxides, amines and thiols
    • Organometallic compounds
    • Radicals and reactivity of alkanes
  • Identification of organic compounds:
    • Mass spectrometry, infrared and ultraviolet spectroscopy
    • NMR spectroscopy
  • Compounds with a carbonyl functionality:
    • Carbonic acids and carbonic acid derivatives
    • Reactions of aldehydes and ketones
    • Reactivity of the alpha-carbon of carbonyl functions
  • Aromatic compounds:
    • Benzene and substituted benzenes
    • Heterocyclic compounds