Unit Code: CHE603

Unit Title: Organic Chemistry

This is a core unit for the second year chemistry major undergraduate. It is designed to assist students develop more understanding on organic Chemistry. Hence, building on their previous organic chemistry concepts, the unit content includes benzene and aromaticity, alcohols and phenols, ethers and epoxides, thiols and sulfides, aldehydes and ketones- nucleophilic addition reactions, biomolecules: carbohydrates, amino acids, peptides and protein, nucleic acids and lipids. At least ten experiments are compulsory in order to pass this unit.