CHEM 334

Advanced Organic Synthesis

Advanced topics in organic chemistry, including an expanded repertoire of functional group transformations, inter- and intramolecular carbon-carbon bond formations, organometallic chemistry, heterocycles, and other special topics. Emphasis on synthesis, including multistep syntheses of complex targets employing retrosynthetic analysis, regio / stereo / enantioselective methodologies, and protective group strategies. Required component of the Chemistry – B.S. in Medicinal / Synthetic Chemistry. Elective course for the Chemistry – B.S. in Chemistry and the Minor in Chemistry.

Prerequisite: Prerequisite: CHEM 231 with a minimum grade of C;

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