CHO333 - Chemistry - Organic

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Subject Title
Chemistry - Organic

Subject Description
A number of classes of organic compounds will be studied from the point of view of their structure, nomenclature, synthesis and reactions. In the laboratory portion of the subject separation techniques and some simple identification techniques will be learned.

Credit Status
The subject is worth one credit towards a diploma in the CHYC,CLPC,CLP and CHY programs.
Chemistry, CHM 173 and 273

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

On completion of this semester subject the student should be able to name organic compounds given a structural formula; draw a structural formula given a name. Predict products(s) formed when certain chemicals are reacted together. Separate mixtures into their components and determine their purity.

Essential Employability Skills
Respond to written, spoken, or visual messages in a manner that ensures effective communication.

Execute mathematical operations accurately.

Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.

Use a variety of thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.

Locate, select, organize, and document information using appropriate technology and information systems.

Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.

Cheating and Plagiarism
Each student should be aware of the College's policy regarding Cheating and Plagiarism. Seneca's Academic Policy will be strictly enforced.

To support academic honesty at Seneca College, all work submitted by students may be reviewed for authenticity and originality, utilizing software tools and third party services. Please visit the Academic Honesty site on for further information regarding cheating and plagiarism policies and procedures.

All students and employees have the right to study and work in an environment that is free from discrimination and/or harassment. Language or activities that defeat this objective violate the College Policy on Discrimination/Harassment and shall not be tolerated. Information and assistance are available from the Student Conduct Office at

Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
The College will provide reasonable accommodation to students with disabilities in order to promote academic success. If you require accommodation, contact the Counselling and Disabilities Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.