Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2021

     

CHEM 553 901 (CRN: 22461)

NAMED REACTIONS IN SYNTHESIS

Long Title: STRATEGIC APPLICATIONS OF NAMED REACTIONS IN ORGANIC SYNTHESIS
Department: Chemistry
Instructor: Kurti, Laszlo
Meeting: 11:00AM - 12:15PM MW FULLY ONLINE (25-JAN-2021 - 30-APR-2021) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Online
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 6
Enrollment data as of: 15-JUN-2021 5:51AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: In this course we will cover the mechanism and strategic applications of approximately 150 widely used named reactions in organic synthesis. The students will learn how to navigate the vast chemical literature effectively using sophisticated search engines like SciFinder and Reaxys and will get the opportunity to prepare and give 10-minute presentations on 5 recent named rxns. Recommended Prerequisite(s): CHEM 211 and CHEM 212. Repeatable for Credit.