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CHM 25500 - Organic Chemistry For The Life Sciences I
Credit Hours: 3.00. A study of aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbons and their simple derivatives in terms of (a) structure, bonding, etc.; (b) general syntheses and reactions; and (c) a logical modern rationale for fundamental phenomena as supported by reactivity orders, orientation effects, stereochemistry, and relative rates. Recommended for biology majors.
0.000 OR 3.000 Credit hours

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Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture, Practice Study Observation
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Offered By: College of Science
Department: Chemistry

Course Attributes:
Lower Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      PU Fort Wayne
      Northwest- Westville
      Northwest- Hammond
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1.  Gain understanding of the fundamental principles of organic chemistry and to apply those principles to solve problems. 2.  Observe the world on a molecular level and to understand how organic chemistry applies to biology and everyday life. 3.  Understand at a fundamental level how molecules look and behave. 4.  Relate the structure and reactivity of molecules to observable physical/chemical properties. 5.  Describe Life Processes in terms of molecular phenomena.

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