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Advanced Organic Chemistry

Course
Master’s level
15 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
100%
Time
Day
Location
Göteborg
Study form
Campus
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-11655
Tuition
Full education cost: 29 750 SEK
First payment: 29 750 SEK

No fees are charged for EU and EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students.

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About

The course in Advanced Organic Chemistry provides in-depth and expanded knowledge as well as experimental skills in organic chemistry with a focus on synthetic aspects of complex organic compounds.

After this course, you should be able to

  • carry out, plan and understand organic reactions at a deeper level
  • perform qualified separation and structural analysis of organic compounds.

The knowledge and skills obtained in this course are necessary for further studies in organic chemistry and medicinal chemistry.

Teaching

The course is divided into a theoretical part and a practical part where different types of learning activities are used.

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

50 credits within Chemistry, including KEM030, Organic chemistry or KEM031, Organic Chemistry for Students of Pharmacy, 15 credits or equal qualifications.

Selection

Selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies.

For admission to the summer 2021 and onward the following selection applies: selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 285 credits.

After graduation

The course can be included in the following programmes:

  • Bachelor’s programme in Chemistry (N1KEM)
  • Master's programme in Chemistry (N2KEM)
  • Master's programme in Organic and Medicinal Chemistry (N2KEL)
  • Master's programme in Chemistry and Learning (N2KOL).

The course can also be applied for as a stand-alone course.

Facilities

The course is given on Campus Johanneberg.