Complete Organic Chemistry Demystified

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Complete Organic Chemistry Demystified

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Complete Organic Chemistry Demystified Take This Course


Dive into the world of organic chemistry with the Complete Organic Chemistry Demystified course. This course will provide you with an overall idea of organic chemistry. Within no time, you will be able to build a solid foundation in this area.

Through this Complete Organic Chemistry Demystified course, you will learn how to draw organic molecules. The informative modules will educate you on acid-base reactions. You will develop an in-depth understanding of geometry, nomenclature, conformations and more. In addition, you will receive detailed lessons on substitute reactions and elimination reactions. This course will also educate you on synthetic techniques.

This Complete Organic Chemistry Demystified course is the perfect place to explore different aspects of organic chemistry. If you aspire to pursue a career in the relevant fields, this course is the ideal training ground for you. Enrol now!

Please note: Our Complete Organic Chemistry Demystified course only gives you the theoretical knowledge to excel in this field. This course doesn’t entitle you to practise as a professional in this specific field.

Learning Objectives

    • Get introduced to the basic steps of drawing organic molecules 
    • Enrich your knowledge of acid-base relations 
    • Learn the principles of geometry and nomenclature 
    • Develop a clear understanding of conformations
    • Deepen your understanding of substitute reactions and elimination reactionsGain in-depth knowledge of synthetic techniques

Who is this Course for?

This Complete Organic Chemistry Demystified course is ideal for aspiring professionals or those who wish to gain the relevant skills and knowledge to fast track their careers. It is for those who have little or no knowledge of the principles of organic chemistry or those who are new to the field and want to test their skills and knowledge. There are no entry requirements for this course; however, an eye for detail and a creative mind is essential.

Entry Requirement

    • This course is available to all learners of all academic backgrounds.
    • A good understanding of the English language, numeracy, and ICT are required to attend this course.

CPD Certificate from Course Gate

At the successful completion of the course, you can obtain your CPD certificate from us. You can order the PDF certificate for £4.99 and the hard copy for £9.99. Also, you can order both PDF and hardcopy certificates for £12.99.

Career path

Upon successfully completing the Complete Organic Chemistry Demystified course, learners can progress to a more advanced program from our course list. Career opportunities in this field include freelancing or working in-house, within a range of professional settings, with the opportunity to earn a high salary. Related professions in this industry include:

    • Chemistry teacher
    • Food scientist
    • Forensic analyst
    • Environmental scientist
    • Materials scientist
    • Analytical chemist
    • Pharmacologist

Course Curriculum

Module 01: About the Course
Introduction 00:02:00
Module 02: Drawing Organic Molecules
How to read bond-line drawings 00:18:00
How to draw bond-line drawings 00:18:00
Identifying formal charges 00:22:00
Finding lone pairs that are not drawn 00:23:00
Module 03: Resonance
What is resonance? 00:05:00
Drawing resonance structures (part 1) 00:40:00
Formal charges in resonance structures 00:19:00
Drawing resonance structures (part 2) 00:25:00
Recognizing patterns 00:30:00
The relative importance of resonance structures 00:19:00
Module 04: Acid-Base Reactions
Introduction to acid – base 00:03:00
Charged atoms 00:08:00
Resonance 00:11:00
Induction 00:09:00
Orbitals 00:03:00
Charged atoms – Resonance – Induction – Orbitals 00:07:00
Showing an acid-base mechanism 00:14:00
Acid-Base equilibrium position 00:06:00
Module 05: Geometry
Orbitals 00:15:00
Goemetry of orbitals 00:15:00
Impact of resonance on geometry 00:01:00
Module 06: Nomenclature
Introduction to nomenclature 00:03:00
Functional group 00:07:00
Unsaturation 00:04:00
Parent 00:09:00
Substituents 00:10:00
“cis” – “trans” stereoisomerism 00:04:00
“E” – “Z” stereoisomerism 00:04:00
Localizing substituents in parent chain 00:12:00
From structure to name 00:20:00
Module 07: Conformations
Introduction to conformations 00:02:00
Newman projection 00:10:00
Relative stability of Newman projections 00:08:00
Drawing chair conformations 00:02:00
Drawing substituents in chair conformations 00:11:00
Ring flipping 00:10:00
Comparing stability of chair conformations 00:10:00
Module 08: Configurations
Introduction to configurations 00:01:00
Locating stereocenters 00:04:00
Determining the configuration of a stereocenter 00:18:00
Nomenclature 00:12:00
Enantiomers 00:08:00
Diastereomers 00:05:00
Meso compounds 00:04:00
Fischer projections 00:11:00
Module 09: Mechanisms
Introduction to mechanisms 00:02:00
Nucleophiles and electrophiles 00:09:00
Arrows used for mechanisms 00:14:00
Carbocation 00:15:00
Module 10: Substitution Reactions
SN1 SN2 mechanisms 00:10:00
Factor #1: the electrophile 00:06:00
Factor #2: the nucleophile 00:04:00
Factor #3: the leaving group 00:05:00
Factor #4: the solvent 00:05:00
Combining all 4 factors 00:09:00
Module 11: Elimination Reactions
Introduction to elimination reactions 00:02:00
E1 mechanism 00:08:00
E2 mechanism 00:20:00
Module 12: Substitution vs Elimination
Introduction to substitution vs elimination 00:03:00
Determining the function of the reagent 00:04:00
Identifying the mechanism(s) 00:11:00
Predicting regiochemical and stereochemical outcomes 00:16:00
Module 13: Addition Reactions
Introduction to addition reactions 00:01:00
Regiochemistry 00:05:00
Stereochemistry 00:18:00
Hydrogenation: adding H-H 00:07:00
Hydrohalogenation: adding hydrogen halide, H-X 00:09:00
Hydrobromination : adding H-Br 00:09:00
Hydration: adding H-OH 00:12:00
Adding Br and Br 00:05:00
Halohydrin formation: adding Br and OH 00:08:00
“Anti” dihydroxylation: adding OH and OH 00:07:00
“syn” dihydroxylation : adding OH and OH 00:04:00
Ozonolysis 00:03:00
Reactions summary 00:01:00
Module 14: Synthesis Techniques
One-step synthesis 00:03:00
Combining reactions: changing the position of a leaving group 00:03:00
Combining reactions: changing the position of a double bond 00:02:00
Combining reactions: introducing functionality 00:03:00
Module 15: Wrapping Up and Bonus
Thank you for enrolling and announcing part 2 00:01:00
Certificate and Transcript
Order Your Certificates or Transcripts 00:00:00
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