Dr. Kimberly Berkowski
Prof. Sarah O’Connor
This subject deals primarily with the basic principles to understand the structure and reactivity of organic molecules. Emphasis is on substitution and elimination reactions and chemistry of the carbonyl group. The course also provides an introduction to the chemistry of aromatic compounds.
OCW has published multiple versions of this subject.
Berkowski, Kimberly, and Sarah O’Connor. 5.12 Organic Chemistry I, Spring 2005. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/chemistry/5-12-organic-chemistry-i-spring-2005 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA