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Organic Chemistry

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Course ID: 1200-112CHOR Erasmus code / ISCED: 13.3 / (0531) Chemistry
Course title: Organic Chemistry Name in Polish: Chemia organiczna
Department: Faculty of Chemistry
Course groups: Requisite courses for first-year students of Biology
Requisite subjects for first-year students of Biotechnology
Requisite subjects for first-year students of Environmental Protection
ECTS credit allocation (and other scores): 2.00
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Language: Polish
Type of course:

obligatory courses

Prerequisites (description):



(in Polish) w sali

Short description:

This lecture is mainly addressed to undergraduates at the beginning of their research careers. The aim is to introduce students to some of reactions used in organic synthesis. Students will acquire knowledge encompassing reactivity, synthesis and biological activity of chosen classes of organic compounds.

Full description:

Alkanes; free-radical substitution; stereochemistry and stereoisomers; alkenes – structure, preparation and reactivity, aromacity; electrophilic substitution; alkyl halides; nucleophilic substitution; alcohols – preparation and reactivity; ethers; carboxylic acids; aldehydes and ketones; amines – preparation and physical properties.


I. McMurry, Chemia organiczna (Organic chemistry), PWN 2000

R. T. Morrison RN Boyd, Chemia organiczna (Organic chemistry), PWN 1998

Learning outcomes:

Students will acquire basic knowledge encompassing reactivity of organic compounds and relations between structure and reactivity of organic compounds.

Assessment methods and assessment criteria:

Written exam or in case of absence, a retake exam. The exam has the form of open and test questions. Positive mark is assigned when more than 60% answers are correct. Absence is not penalized.

Practical placement:

Does not concern

Classes in period "Summer semester 2020/21" (in progress)

Time span: 2021-02-22 - 2021-06-13
Choosen plan division:

see course schedule
Type of class: Lecture, 30 hours more information
Coordinators: Joanna Wolska
Group instructors: Joanna Wolska
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Examination: Course - Examination
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