Course Code : VET105
Course Title : Organic Chemistry I
Weekly Teaching Hour: ( 2,1 )
Course Description : These courses aim to build the students’ understanding of the structure, synthesis, and the functions of organic compounds in animals ‘ body. The courses also provide knowledge on the significance and quantitative analysis of chemical thermodynamics, chemical kinetics including reaction rate, descriptions of acidity and basicity, chemical equilibrium, stereoisomerism, and the chemistry of oxidation and reduction processes. Laboratory sessions will illustrate properties and preparation of organic compounds.
Recommended Textbook(s) and Supplementary Books:
- Organic Chemistry by Clayden, Geeves, and Warren. 2 nd Ed. 2012
Class Participation 10%,
Mid-term Examination 30%,
Final Examination 50%,
Attendance 95% compulsory.