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SLE214 - Organic Chemistry

Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Previously coded as:

SBC214

Unit chair:

Luke Henderson

Prerequisite:

One of SLE152, SLE155

Corequisite:

SLE010

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

3 x 1 hour class and 1 x 1 hour seminar per week, 4 x 4 hour practical classes per trimester. 

Note: You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

This unit encompasses the typical reactions and interconversions of the common functional groups (alkenes, alkynes, benzene, alkyl halides, alcohols, ethers, amines, carboxylic acids and carboxylate derivatives) as well as theoretical aspects of organic chemistry (including structure, bonding, resonance, stereochemistry and the mechanisms that underpin the interconversions).

Assessment

Three class tests (20% each) 60%, practical work 30%, literature based assignment 10%. To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit, students must achieve at least 50% in the practical component.

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1096$1096$3863$3609

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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