2021-2022 Course Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Dec 03, 2021  
2021-2022 Course Catalog and Student Handbook

CHEM 1152 - Survey of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry


Prerequisite: CHEM 1151  and CHEM 1151L  
Corequisite: CHEM 1152L  
Provides an introduction to organic chemistry and biochemistry. This survey will include an overview of the properties, structure, nomenclature, reactions of hydrocarbons, alcohols, phenols, ethers, halides, aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids, esters, amines, amides; the properties, structure, and function of carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, and enzymes, as well as, intermediary metabolism. Topics include basic principles, hydrocarbons, hydrocarbon derivatives, heterocyclic rings and alkaloids, carbohydrates, lipids and fats, proteins, nucleic acids, and intermediary metabolism. (associate degree-level course) Contact hours: Class - 3, Lab - 0. Credit hours: 3 (F, Sp)