Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

Organic Chemistry I: Fundamentals
0.5 Credit

This course deals with the fundamentals of organic chemistry. The topics considered include carbon compounds and chemical bonds, introduction to functional groups, acids and bases in organic chemistry, nomenclature in organic chemistry, stereochemistry of carbon compounds, ionic reactions: nucleophilic substitutions and elimination, radical reactions, reactions and synthesis of alkanes, alkenes, alkynes, alkyl halides.

Additional Course Information
CH110 and CH111.
Exclusion: CH200*, CH201*, CH204.
3 lecture hours, 3 biweekly lab hours