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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions


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.


The next offering of this course is undetermined at this time. Find similar upcoming programs by tag: chemistry, Ithaca, summer

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