Chemistry 2273a       2011

Organic Chemistry I: Structure and Spectroscopy


Starting September 2011


Instructor:  Dr. Robert Hudson                              Office:  Chemistry 226
                       Full Professor


Textbook Package

A reduced price package has been assembled and is available in the campus bookstore:

  i. Organic Chemistry, 7th Ed. by L.G. Wade Jr.

 ii. Solutions Manual for Organic Chemistry, 7th ed. by Wade



The text will be used for 2283g. 


A laboratory manual will be required for this course, details TBA


Molecular Models:  Recommended.  You are permitted to use the models during the midterm and final exam.


Lectures: Location TBA 


Laboratory:  Chemistry Building 074 (lower ground floor)

Laboratory Experiments begin the week of September 27, 2010.

Laboratory schedule -> TBA


Optional Tutorial:  TBA


Course Evaluation: (details contained in the course outline, below)

Last year's evaluation scheme, as an example:


Midterm Exam*:          30 Friday October 22, 6:30-8:30 p.m., NCB 114     

In-class Quizzes (5):   10%  Approximately every second week until the of term

Laboratory*:                15%  3 laboratory sessions, as scheduled

Final Exam:                 45%  as scheduled by the Registrar


* there is no "make-up" exam, if you are unable to sit the exam for a reasons found acceptable by the Dean's Office, the weight of the midterm exam will be transferred to the final exam.  Attendance in the laboratory is mandatory and all laboratory experiments must be completed unless a valid excuse has been filed with the Dean's Office and a copy has been sent to the instructor - then appropriate accommodations will be made when sought by the student.


Chemistry 2273a has a zero tolerance for plagiarism and cheating.  All components of the course are to be completed individually.  Any cases of cheating, collaboration or plagiarism will result in a zero grade for C2273a and the individual will be reported to the Chair and Dean who may impose further academic sanctions. 

Course Information: Last Year's Course outline -> HERE


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