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AC 502 GENERAL CHEMISTRY                                                                            (3L+1P) I

Objective
  To acquaint the students with atomic structure, stereochemistry, nomenclature of  organic compounds, their chemistry and properties.

Theory

UNIT I
  Organic compounds: nomenclature, isomerism - constitutional, configurational and conformational, chirality.

UNIT II
  Chemistry of terpenoids, alkaloids, flavonoids and heterocyclic compounds, carbohydrates, amino acids, proteins, nucleic acids.

UNIT III
   Chemical kinetics

 UNIT IV
  Solutions and colligative properties

UNIT V
  Surface chemistry

Practicals
  General aspects and Introduction, Detection of elements in organic compounds, Detection of functional groups and preparation of their derivatives, Separation and identification of organic compounds in binary mixtures.

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