CHEM 231 - Organic Chemistry I

CHEM 231 Organic Chemistry I

Introduction to basic concepts of structure and reactivity of organic compounds; reactions of major functional groups; reaction mechanisms; and synthesis. Principles and practice of laboratory techniques; methods of separation, purification, and synthesis. Designed as the first semester of a one-year organic course or as a one-semester survey. Extra supplies may be required.

Units: 5
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Lab hours/semester: 96-108
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: CHEM 220
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5a
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area B1 and B3), UC (IGETC Area 5A and 5C)
C-ID: CHEM 150, CHEM 160S (CHEM 231 & 232)
Search for CHEM 231 in WebSchedule

College of San Mateo

Department: Chemistry

Number of Units: 5

This description is for the Spring 2023 term