CH221 Organic Chemistry I

Organic Chemistry I (2017)

Instructors한순규 (Sunkyu Han, CH221B, sunkyu.han@kaist.ac.kr), office hours: Tue 16:00-17:30, Sat 10:00-11:30
Teaching Assistants
이재연 (Jaeyeon Lee, leejaeyeon@kaist.ac.kr), 홍승윤 (Seung Youn Hong, hsy141@kaist.ac.kr)
Course Description: This course covers the structure and reactivity of alkanes, alkenes, alkynes, alkyl halides, alcohols, and aromatic species.
Textbook: “Organic Chemistry” 4th Ed. by Janice Gorzynski Smith
Supplementary Textbook“Organic Chemistry” 9th Ed. by John McMurry.
Class: TTh 10:30-12:00
Class Lecture Hall: E11 (Creative Learning Building) Terman Hall.
Practice Class
- Selected practice problems and concepts from the class will be discussed.
- Interactive Q&A sessions.
Class A (TA: Seung Youn Hong): Wed 19:00-20:00. E6-4 #3130 (students with an odd number student ID, non-native Korean speakers)
Class B (TA: Jaeyeon Lee): Thr 19:00-20:00. E6-6 #118 (students with an even number student ID)
Grading Policy
  • Exam 1: 20%
  • Exam 2: 25%
  • Exam 3: 20%
  • Exam 4: 25%
  • Attendance: 10%
         Total 100%

Exam Schedule
There will be no make-up exams! (Please adjust your schedule in advance)
  • Exam 1: 04/04, 10:30 am, E11 Terman Hall, Chapters 1.6, 2-7, 16.1-16.9.
  • Exam 2: 04/20, 10:00 am E11 Terman Hall, Chapters 1.6, 2-10.12, 16.1-16.9
  • Exam 3: 05/23, 10:30 am, E11 Terman Hall, cumulative with an emphasis on chapters 10.13-10.18, 11,12,15.
  • Exam 4: 06/15, 10:00 am, E11 Terman Hall, cumulative with an emphasis on chapters 10.13-10.18, 11,12,15-18.
Course Schedule

Week

Date

Chapters

Contents

1

02/28, 03/02

3

1.6,16.1-9

Introduction to Organic Molecules and Functional Groups, Resonances

2

03/07,09

1.6, 16.1-9, 2

Resonances, Acids and Bases

3

03/14,16

4,5

Alkanes, Stereochemistry

4

03/21,23

6,7

Understanding Organic Reactions, Alkyl Halides and Nucleophilic Substitutions

5

03/28,30

7,8

Alkyl Halides and Nucleophilic Substitutions, Alkyl Halides and Elimination Reactions.

6

04/04,06

9

Exam 1Alcohols, Ethers, and Epoxides,

7

04/11,13

10

Alkenes

8

04/20

Exam 2

9

04/25,27

11, 12

Alkynes, Oxidation and Reduction

10

05/02,04

12

Oxidation and Reduction

11

05/09,11

15

Radical Reactions

12

05/16,18

16

Exam 3, Conjugation, Dienes, Diels-Alder Reaction

13

05/23,25

16, 17

Conjugation, Dienes, Diels-Alder Reaction, Benzene and Aromatic Compounds

14

05/30, 06/01

17, 18

Benzene and Aromatic Compounds, Reaction of Aromatic Compounds

15

06/08

18

Reaction of Aromatic Compounds

16

06/15

Exam 4


Course Suggested Problems

Organic Chemistry 4th ed. by Smith

Chapter

Designated Problems

1

1.42, 46, 50, 52, 54, 55, 56, 58

2

2.49, 50, 51, 53, 58, 70, 71, 75, 76, 77,  

3

3.28, 29, 32, 35, 45, 48, 54, 55

4

4.57, 58, 59, 60, 65, 67, 74, 75, 76

5

5.51, 59, 61, 62, 63, 68, 71

6

6.30, 38, 43, 53, 54, 57

7

7.52, 58, 60, 68, 69, 73, 75, 78, 84, 85, 86, 87,

8

8.39, 43, 46, 49, 50, 52, 65, 67, 68, 69, 70

9

9.51, 55, 59, 64, 65, 71, 73, 74, 76, 77, 79, 80, 81, 82

10

10.54, 57, 60, 61, 62, 68, 70, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77

11

11.30, 35, 52, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68

12

12. 43, 45, 47, 51, 59, 62, 65, 67, 69, 75, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81

15

15.33, 42, 44, 59, 63, 64, 65, 67, 71, 80, 81, 82, 83

16

16.33, 34, 36, 50, 51, 52, 56, 57, 58, 59, 62, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74

17

17.32, 33, 34, 37, 40, 41, 43, 47, 50, 52, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 65, 66

18

18.40, 54, 55, 56, 60, 66, 67, 68, 70, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80

 

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