Module Catalogues

Advanced Organic Chemistry

Module Title Advanced Organic Chemistry
Module Level Level 3
Module Credits 5.00

Aims and Fit of Module

The aim of the course is to consolidate and extend second year knowledge of synthetic and physical organic chemistry, and introduce some aspects of C-C formation catalyzed reactions.

Learning outcomes

A	have a good understanding of pericyclic reactions 
B understand radical reactions
C understand how to control double bond geometry
D be able to deduce mechanisms on the basis of kinetic and other evidence
E understand catalyzed carbon-carbon bond formation

Method of teaching and learning

Lectures and tutorials