The University of Missouri at Columbia
Chemistry 212 - Organic Chemistry II - Winter Semester 2003

COURSE SCHEDULE

Professor Dr. Rainer Glaser
Office 321 Chemistry Building
Telephone 882-0331
E-Mail GlaserR@missouri.edu
Chemistry 212 Course Site on WWW http://www.missouri.edu/~chemrg/RG_T_WS03.html

There are 58 scheduled meetings; 14 meetings on Thursdays will used for Laboratory Instructions and/or study of Online Educational Materials, 6 meetings will be used for tests (50 points tests will require 30 minutes only and will be followed by lecture), and 38 hours will be mostly lectures.

Nr. Day Date Topic Notes
- M 1/20 Martin Luther King -
1 W 1/22 Introduction Explore 212w03 Web Site
2 R 1/23 Lab. #1: Recrystallization
Comp. Lab. #1: Online Media Training and CIITN
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3 F 1/24 13: Spectroscopy & NMR Basics -
4 M 1/27 13: NMR Spectroscopy -
5 W 1/29 13: NMR Spectroscopy -
6 R 1/30 Lab. #2: Extraction
Comp. Lab. #2: Online Journals & Newspapers
Assignment 1: Abstract (50)
Johannes Gutenberg
7 F 1/31 13: Molecular Vibrations & IR Spectroscopy -
8 M 2/3 13: Ring Current Effects in NMR
14: Organometallic Chem. Props. & Preps.
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9 W 2/5 14: Organomet. Chem. in Alcohol Synthesis -
10 R 2/6 Lab. #3: SN1 and SN2 Reactions
Comp. Lab. #3: Visualization Centers
First version of Assignment 1 due today, one submission by each group.
11 F 2/7 14: Organomet. Chem. in Alcohol Synthesis -
12 M 2/10 14: Organomet. Chem. with Esters Arts & Science Week; Lecture by N. D. Tyson on "Pluto, the dog, the planet, the legend", Cornell Hall Auditorium, 8pm.
13 W 2/12 TEST 1 (50) on NMR & IR
14: Carbenes
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14 R 2/13 Lab. #4: Chromatography
Comp. Lab. #4: Diagram Drawing, ChemDraw
Magnitudes Illustrated
15 F 2/14 15: Alcohols. Preps incl. A/K Red. Revision of Assignment 1 due today.
16 M 2/17 15: Alcohols. Ethers -
17 W 2/19 15: Alcohols. Esters & Oxidation. -
18 R 2/20 Lab. #5: Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution
Comp. Lab. #5: Molecular Modeling, Chem3D
Assignment 2: Structures & Models (50)
19 F 2/21 15: Alcohols. Thiols & Spectroscopy -
20 M 2/24 16: Ethers. S&P. -
21 W 2/26 16: Ethers. Crown Ethers. -
22 R 2/27 Lab. #6: Sodium Borohydride Reduction
Comp. Lab. #6: Reaction Animations
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23 F 2/28 16: Ethers. P&R of Epoxides. First version of Assignment 2 due today, one submission by each group.
24 M 3/3 16: Thioethers & Oxidation Life Sciences Week
25 W 3/5 TEST 2 (100) on Alcohols (14 & 15) -
26 R 3/6 Lab. #7: Identification of Unknown
Comp. Lab. #7: Revise Assignment #2
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27 F 3/7 17: Aldehydes & Ketones Consultations, Assign. #2, 10-noon.
Engineers' "Week" (3/7-15) begins today
28 M 3/10 17: As & Ks. O-Nucleophiles Review, T 3/11 7:30-9, 126 Physics
29 W 3/12 17: As & Ks. N-Nucleophiles -
30 R 3/13 Lab. #8: Fischer Esterification
Comp. Lab. #8: CIITN Project
Assignment 3: CIITN Group Project (100)
31 F 3/14 17: As & Ks. Wittig Reaction Revision of Assignment 2 is due today.
32 M 3/17 17: As & Ks. Chiral Induction, BVO Review, MONDAY 3/17 7:30-9, 126 Physics
33 W 3/19 TEST 3 (50) on Ethers, Epoxides and As & Ks (16 & 17) -
34 R 3/20 Lab. #9: Amide Synthesis
Comp. Lab. #9: Peer Review Instruction
17: As & Ks. Spectroscopy.
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35 F 3/21 18: Enols & Enolates. Formation & Types. -
- M 3/24 SPRING BREAK -
- W 3/26 SPRING BREAK -
- R 3/27 SPRING BREAK -
- F 3/28 SPRING BREAK -
36 M 3/31 18: Enols & Enolates. Exchange & Racemization, Iodoform Reaction, Aldol Condesnation Review, T, 4/1, 7:30-9, 126 Physics
37 W 4/2 18: Enols & Enolates. Conjugate Addition. -
38 F 4/3 Lab. #10: Dyes & Dying 10.1 and 10.2
Comp. Lab. #10: Open
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39 F 4/4 19: Carboxylic Acids. Nomenclature & Properties -
40 M 4/7 19: Carboxylic Acids. Synthesis & Reactions Review, T 4/8 7:30-9, 126 Physics
41 W 4/9 19: Esters & Lactons of Carboxylic Acids -
42 R 4/10 Lab. #11: Grignard Reaction
Comp. Lab. #11: CIITN Webtool
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43 F 4/11 19: Fancy Carboxylic Acids. Decarboxylation of Malonic Acids and Derivatives -
44 M 4/14 21: Ester Enolates. Claisen & Dieckmann Review, TODAY 7:30-9, 126 Physics
45 W 4/16 TEST 4 (100, Take-Home) Carbanions, Ylides, Enolates, and Acidity (17.12-17 , 18, 19.1-9)
21: Ester Enolates. Acetoacetic Ester Synthesis
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46 R 4/17 Lab. #12: Identification of Unknown Sugar
Comp. Lab. #12: Revise, Revise, Revise!
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47 F 4/18 21: Stoichiometric Enolates Easter Weekend
48 M 4/21 20: Acid Derivatives Draft Assignment 3 Due Today,
Review, T 4/22 7:45-9, 126 Physics
49 W 4/23 20: Acid Derivatives CIITN Clinic Today 10:30-noon, 105 Schlundt Hall
Peer Review of assignemnt #3 starts this afternoon
50 R 4/24 22: Amines -
51 F 4/25 22: Amines -
52 M 4/28 22: Amine Nitrosation Review, T 4/29 7:30-9, 126 Physics; Lab Check-Out Week
53 W 4/30 TEST 5 (50) Carboxylic Acids and Their Derivatives (19.9-19, 20, 21.1-7 and 21.9-11)
Comp. Lab. #13: Intra-Group Peer Review
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53 R 5/1 22: Synthesis with Diazonium Ions -
54 F 5/2 No Lecture (delivered 4/16) Peer Review 2 of Assignment 3 Starts Today
55 M 5/5 25: Carbohydrates Review, T 5/6 7:30-9, 126 Physics
56 W 5/7 25: Carbohydrates Revise Assignment #3 Today and Tomorrow
57 R 5/8 25: Carbohydrates Assignment 4: Intra-Group Peer Review (50)
- F 5/9 STOP DAY Peer Review of Revised Assignment #3 Today
58 M 5/12 TEST 6 (150), Final, 8-10am -
- W 5/14 - Grading of Final
- R 5/15 - -
- F 5/16 - Submit Grades


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