2016-2017 Catalog

CHEM 233A Organic Chemistry IIA

2.0 - 1.5 - 2.5


(2) College-level reading, writing, and math proficiency; and CHEM 232C (or an equivalent organic chemistry course) with a grade of C or better within the past four years - must be completed prior to taking this course.


(1) CHEM 233AL - must be taken at the same time as this course.

Course Description

Organic Chemistry II is taught in three modules (CHEM233A, 233B, and 233C), all of which must be completed for academic transfer as a one semester-length course. Topics in this first section include oxygen and sulfur containing organic molecules including alcohols and thiols, ethers, sulfides, and epoxides as well as an introduction to chemistry of conjugated pi systems. Students registering for this course must also register for CHEM 233AL, which is the laboratory component of the course.