CHEM 140A: Organic Chemistry 140A
UC San Diego Academy 2016
Welcome to CHEM 140A Organic Chemistry I!
Instructor and mentors
Instructor: Joseph O'Connor
Introduction to organic chemistry, with applications to biochemistry.
Bonding theory, isomerism, stereochemistry, chemical and physical
properties. Introduction to substitution, addition, and elimination
Textbook and other course materials
Organic Chemistry Structure and Function, 6th Ed.; by Vollhardt and Schore; W. H. Freeman and Co.; 2006
Study Guide and Solutions Manual for Organic Chemistry Structure and Function, 6th Ed.; by Schore; W. H. Freeman and Co.; 2006.
Molecular model kit
All textbooks and course materials will be provided to the students free of charge on the opening day (July 30, 2016).
Course requirements and grading