Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
404002052006ORGANIC CHEMISTRY ICompulsory236
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The basic terms and principles of Organic chemistry
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr.Demet ASTLEY, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yurdanur AKGÜL,Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yeşim GÜL SALMAN
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to understand the basic principles about Organic Chemistry
2to be able to comment on reaction mechanisms.
3to be able to learn about the properties ,harms and benefits of the organic compounds used in daily life
4to be able to understand the structures.
5To be able to solve the chemistry problems
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Carbon compounds and chemical bonds,representative organic compounds,alkanes and cycloalkanes, stereochemistry,alkylhalides,
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Carbon compounds and chemical bonds Covalent bonds, orbital hybridization, fonctional groups,IUPAC nomenclature of organic structures
2Organic reactions and the mechanisms:substitution addition,elimination,rearrangement reactions,acid and bases in organic chemistry
3Alkanes and cycloalkanes:molecular formula,nomenclature,pyhsıcal properties and reactions.
4Alkanes and cycloalkanes:conformational analysis,cis and trans isomerism,bicyclic alkanes
5Stereochemistry:constitutional isomerism,enantiomers,biologic importance,optical activity,racemic mixtures.
6Stereochemistry:chiral compounds with more than one stereocenters,Fischer projection formulas.
7 Alkyl halides: Nucleophilic sustitution and elimination reactons,nomenclature,mechanism of SN1 and SN2, molecular rearrangements.
8Midterm exam
9Alkyl halides:Factor afffecting the rates of SN1 and SN2 reactions and fonctional group transformations.
10Alkyl halides:Nucleophilic Sunstitution and elimination reactions:elimination reactions of alkyl halides,E1 and E2 reactions,substitıtion versus elimination
11Hydrocarbons:alkens:nomenclature,physical properties,hydrogenation,carbocation stability,alkenes addition reactions,markovnikov rule.
12Hydrocarbons:alkenes:addition of water and sulphuric acid to alkenes,hydroboration-oxidation,halogen addition,halohydrin formation
13Hydrocarbons.alkenes:epoxidation,hydrolysis of epoxides,anti-hydroxilation,alkene oxidations.
14Hydrocarbons:alkynes:alkyne reaction
15Hydrocarbons:alkynes:alkyne reactions,hydrogen,halogen ,HX,water additions,hydroborations-oxidations,acity or terminal alkynes,oxidation of alkynes.
16Final Sınavı
Recommended or Required Reading
“Organik Kimya” Craig FRYHLE, Graham SOLOMONS, Literatür Yayıncılık, ISBN: 978-975-843-187-8 “Organik Kimya-Yaşamın kalbi ”, Yılmaz YILDIRIR, Bilim Yayınları, ISBN: 978-975-556-070-0
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14342
Individual Study for Mid term Examination16060
Individual Study for Final Examination18080
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)186
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