Graduate Course Descriptions

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5347. Organic Synthesis

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: CHEM 5343 and CHEM 5344.

Grading Basis: Graded

An investigation of efficient strategies for the synthesis of natural and unnatural organic molecules. Topics include: retrosynthetic analysis, synthetic strategies, common carbon-carbon bond formation reactions, multiple bond disconnection strategies (applications of pericyclic reactions), organometallic coupling reactions, radical and carbene reactions in organic synthesis, strategies to construct carbocyclic and heterocyclic ring systems.


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Term Class Number Campus Instruction Mode Instructor Section Session Schedule Enrollment Location Credits Grading Basis Notes
Fall 2024 4337 Storrs In Person Kienzler, Michael 001 Reg TuTh 12:30pm‑1:45pm
13/20 CHM T212 3.00 Graded