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CHEM 3580 Organic Chemistry for the Life Sciences

Course description

A continuation of CHEM 3570. Please read additional information regarding safety and grade options for Chemistry and Chemical Biology courses. 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 not receive credit for both CHEM 3580 and CHEM 3600.


CHEM 3570 or permission of the instructor.


Concurrent registration in CHEM 2510.


CHEM 3580 001-LEC On-campus Extra-session

Class dates:July 5-August 7, 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 3580 002-LEC On-campus program: Engineering Cooperative Education Program

The CHEM 3580 002-LEC section of this course has been canceled.

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