Course Department: 
Chemistry
Course Frequency: 
Spring
Course Description: 

Focuses on the application of the electron pushing formalism for manipulating Lewis structure representations of organic molecules. The course is organized around the four fundamental reaction types (polar, pericyclic, free radical, and transition metal-mediated) with an emphasis on mechanistic rationalization of complex organic transformations. Prerequisite: Chemistry 222. One unit.

Course Number: 

289