Brief Introduction to Organic Chemistry


This course provides an introduction to organic chemistry, covering the definition and classification of organic compounds, their physical and chemical properties, chemical bonds, homologous series, hydrocarbons, oxygenated compounds, nitrogenated compounds, reactivity and reactions, and laboratory techniques and safety.

What you will learn

By completing this course, learners will acquire a foundational understanding of organic chemistry and the skills necessary to analyze, synthesize, and work safely with organic compounds in a laboratory setting.

Course program

Definition and Classification of Organic Compounds
Physical and Chemical Properties of Organic Compounds
Chemical Bonds in Organic Compounds
Homologous Series and Real-World Applications
Hydrocarbons: Properties and Applications
Oxygenated Compounds: Properties and Applications
Nitrogenated Compounds: Properties and Applications
Reactivity and Reactions of Organic Compounds
Laboratory Techniques and Safety in Organic Chemistry