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Fall 2023
Dec 09, 2023
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CHEM 230 - Organic Chemistry for the Life Sciences
One-term sophomore level service course which focuses on the structure and reactivity of the functional groups which are directly relevant to biochemistry. Consolidates the relevant fundamental principles of organic chemistry with less depth than the CHEM 231/232 two-term organic sequence, and will prepare students for the one-term CHEM 360 (Essentials of Biochemistry) course. Each topic will include biologically relevant examples and applications. Prerequisite: CHEM 112 with a grade of C or better. Parallel: CHEM 241. Not open to students who have credit in CHEM 231, or chemistry majors and chemistry teaching majors.
3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Online (Asynchronous), Study Abroad

Chemistry Department

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
May not be enrolled in one of the following Majors:     
      Teaching Major in Chemistry

Mutual Exclusion:
This course carries a mutual exclusion with the following courses; you may not enroll in it if you have completed any of the following with a passing grade:
CHEM 231

Undergraduate level CHEM 112 Minimum Grade of C and Undergraduate level CHEM 241 Minimum Grade of D-

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