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SLE214 - Organic Chemistry

Unit details

Year2017 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Previously coded as:

SBC214

Unit chair:

Fred Pfeffer

Prerequisite:

SLE152 or SLE155

Corequisite:

SLE010

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

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

Content

SLE214 encompasses the typical reactions 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 conversions).

Assessment

Three in-class tests (20% each) 60%, scientific report 10%, series of practical reports 30%. To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit, students must achieve at least 50% in the practical component.

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