Organic Chemistry 3

In-depth study of the aromatic hydrocarbons (benzene substituents) and the carbonyl group, chemistry of amines and their derivatives, chemistry of the heterocycles. Organic chemistry of biologically important molecules: carboxylic acids, carbohydrates, amino acids, peptides, proteins, natural products
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Additional reactions of aldehydes and ketones are studied in this chapter: deoxygenation of carbonyls, addition of cyanide, Wittig reaction, Baeyer-Villiger oxidation
Additional reactions of enols and enolates are studied in this chapter: halogenation of aldehydes and ketones, 1,2- and 1,4-additions of unsaturated carbonyls by organometallic reagents, Michael addition, Robinson annulation
Additional reactions of carboxylic acid derivatives are studied in this chapter: Hofmann rearrangement, name and properties of alkanenitriles, hydrolysis of nitriles, reactions between nitriles and organometallic reagents, reduction of nitriles
Amines and their derivatives are studied in this chapter: name, properties and synthesis of amines, Hofmann elimination, Mannich reaction
The chemistry of benzene substituents is studied in this chapter: reactivity of methylbenzene or toluene, benzylic oxidations and reductions, nucleophilic aromatic substitutions, properties and reactivity of phenol, Claisen rearrangement, arenediazonium salts
Ester enolates and Claisen condensation are studied in this chapter: acidity and formation of β-dicarbonyl compounds, nucleophilicity of β-dicarbonyl anions, 3-ketoacids decarboxylation, malonic ester synthesis, Michael addition
Carbohydrates are studied in this chapter: names and structures of carbohydrates, Fischer projection, conformations and cyclic forms of sugars, Haworth projection, oxidation and reduction of sugars, ester and ether formations, polysaccharides
Heterocycles are studied in this chapter: reactivity of non-aromatic heterocycles, synthesis, properties and reactivity of aromatic heterocyclopentadienes, synthesis, properties and reactivity of pyridine
Amino acids, peptides and proteins are studied in this chapter: structure and properties of amino acids, synthesis of amino acids (Hell-Volhard-Zelinsky , Gabriel and Strecker synthesis), structure and properties of peptides and proteins, amino acids sequencing, synthesis of polypeptides, Merrifield solid-phase peptide synthesis
Midterm 1 includes 5 questions and it covers Organic Chemistry 1, Organic Chemistry 2 and Chapters 1, 2 and 3 of Organic Chemistry 3. At the end of the test you can see the answers and determine whether you have solved the questions. You have 1 hour to resolve Midterm 1.
Midterm 2 includes 5 questions and it covers Organic Chemistry 1, Organic Chemistry 2 and chapters 1 to 6 of Organic Chemistry 3 (mainly chapters 4, 5 and 6). At the end of the test you can see the answers and determine whether you have solved the questions. You have 1 hour to resolve Midterm 2.
Final Exam includes 13 questions and it covers all chapters of Organic Chemistry 1, 2 and 3. At the end of the test you can see the answers and determine whether you have solved the questions. You have 3 hours to resolve Final Exam.