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CHEM 3570 Organic Chemistry for the Life Sciences

Course description

Study of the important classes of carbon compounds-including those encountered in the biological sciences. The course emphasizes their three-dimensional structures, mechanisms of their characteristic reactions, their synthesis, methods of identifying them, and their role in modern science and technology.

Students may receive credit for only one course in the following group: CHEM 1570, CHEM 3530, CHEM 3570, CHEM 3590.


CHEM 2080 or advanced placement; or permission of instructor.


Recommended: concurrent registration in CHEM 2510.


CHEM 3570 001-LEC On-campus Extra-session

Class dates:May 30-June 29, 2018
Exam dates:Will be provided by instructor (see Final exams)
Days/times:M-F 8 AM - 9:50 AM Baker Laboratory 119
Instructor:Ruttledge, T. (tr45)
Max. enroll:60
To enroll:Enrollment for this class is closed.

CHEM 3570 002-LEC On-campus program: Engineering Cooperative Education Program

Class dates:May 24-July 4, 2018
Exam dates:Will be provided by instructor (see Final exams)
Days/times:MTWR 8 AM - 9:55 AM Baker Laboratory 335
Instructor:Haaf, M. (mph79)
Max. enroll:35
Restrictions:Prerequisite: Non-Cornell students must get permission of instructor to enroll
Notes:Students may not receive credit for both CHEM 1570 and CHEM 3570.
Tuition:Please see Engineering Co-op tuition.
To enroll:Enrollment for this class is closed.

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