Credits: 5

Schedule: 10.09.2018 - 19.10.2018

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

I

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Student will have a deeper understanding on reaction mechanisms and reasons for reactivity.

Student can recognize new types of reactions: Radical, pericyclic and carbenes.

Student will be familiar with most common heterocycles, their properties, reactivity and synthesis.

The basic understanding about determining reaction mechanisms.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

After the course the student will have deeper understanding on reaction mechanisms and reasons for reactivity. New types of reaction will be presented: Radical, pericyclic and carbenes.
Student will be familiar with most common heterocycles, their properties, reactivity and synthesis.
Student will be offered basic tools and methods for determining reaction mechanisms

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures, problem sessions, exam

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures 24 h
Problem sessions 10 h
Home problem solving 20 h
Independent homework 70 h

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Clayden, Greeves, Warren: Organic Chemistry; chapters 29-31 and 34-39.

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

CHEM-E4140 Selectivity in in Synthesis and Recognition

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

CHEM-C2220 Elements of organic synthesis or equivalent

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Fail, 1 – 5

Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

WebOodi

Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

If you have questions regarding the course, please contact Ari Koskinen (ari.koskinen@aalto.fi).

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