Liberal Arts > Chemistry

General Information

  • Name: Organic Chemistry for Life Sciences Laboratory II
  • Division: Liberal Arts
  • Discipline: Chemistry
  • Units (Credits): 1.00

I. Catalog Course Description

Prerequisites: CHEM241 & CHEM241L; Corequisite: CHEM242
Provides an emphasis on functional groups, fundamental reaction mechanisms, and biomoleculaes. For life science and sciences majors. Three hours laboratory.


II: Course Objectives

CHEM 242L, Organic Chemistry Laboratory for Life Sciences II, is the second semester of a one-year laboratory sequence in organic chemistry. Introduces the organic chemistry techniques relevant to lab study such as isolation, characterization, purification, and synthesis of organic compounds, with an introduction to uv-vis and ir spectroscopy . For life and environmental sciences majors. Three hours laboratory per week.

Upon successful completion of CHEM 242L, students will understand laboratory practices and techniques related to principles of organic compounds.

III: Course Linkage

A.S. Chemistry emphasis Program Mission:

CHEM 242L is a recommended elective course for the A.S. Chemistry emphasis degree program and satisfies the program mission to prepare students for baccalaureate programs in the science, health, teaching, and engineering fields, or the work force in chemistry-related industries.

A. S. Chemistry emphasis Program Student Learning Outcomes:

Students who successfully complete CHEM 242L will satisfy the A.S. Chemistry emphasis program outcome of having the ability to design and conduct laboratory experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.


Scheduled CHEM-242L classes:

Fall 2019

There are currently no CHEM-242L classes scheduled for this term.