Organic Chemistry

ECTS points:
6 (N:5)


Course number:
37908; 37910; 37911

Course Description


  • Types, properties and nomenclature of organic compounds.
  • Organic-chemical reactions.
  • Resonance.
  • Stereochemistry.
  • Alkene and alkyne. Electrophilic addition reactions on unsaturated carbon.
  • Alkyl halides. Nucleophilic substitution reactions on saturated carbon.
  • Alkyl halides. Elimination reaction.
  • Aldehydes and ketones. Nucleophilic addition reactions on carbonyl group.
  • Carboxylic acids and derivatives. Nucleophilic substitution reactions on carbonyl group.
  • Acylation of enolate anions. -Carbanion.
  • Aromatic compounds. Electrophilic aromatic substitution.
  • Heterocyclic aromatic systems.
  • Carbohydrates.
  • Lipids.


  • recognize and name selected organic compounds (from simple hydrocarbons to compounds containing functional groups)
  • interpret the influence of structure on the physico-chemical properties and reactivity of selected organic molecules
  • describe and explain basic stereochemical concepts in simple examples of organic compounds
  • predicted and interpret the mechanisms of addition, substitution and elimination reactions on selected examples of organic compounds
  • classify selected biomolecules (carbohydrates, nucleic acids and lipids) and describe their chemical properties and reactivity
  • according to the given instruction, independently perform the simple purification and isolation procedures and the synthesis of organic compounds using conventional laboratory techniques
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