Continues the study of organic compounds described for organic chemistry I. Reactions, mechanisms, nomenclature and spectroscopy are discussed for benzene, substituted benzene compounds and carbonyls. Oxidation-reduction reactions are studied in greater detail. The chemistry of biologically important compounds, amino acids, and nucleic acids is discussed. Polyners and biopolymers are introduced.
Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017