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Course, academic year 2022/2023
Organic Reaction Mechanisms - AM110006
Title: Organic Reaction Mechanisms
Guaranteed by: Department of Organic Chemistry (110)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2022
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:5
E-Credits: winter s.:5
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/2, Ex [HT]
Capacity: 20 / 20 (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
For type: Master's (post-Bachelor)
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Kovaříček Petr Ing. Ph.D.
Last update: Kundrát Ondřej Ing. Ph.D. (24.01.2018)
The course is focused on mechanistic interpretation of reactions and processes in organic chemistry and their application in prediction of reaction parameters, product composition and stereochemistry of synthetically useful organic reactions.
Last update: Tobrman Tomáš doc. Ing. Ph.D. (22.02.2018)

Reinhard Bruckner, Advanced Organic Chemistry, Harcourt Academic Press, 2002. 9780121381103

Syllabus -
Last update: Kubová Petra Ing. (01.11.2019)

1. General terms. Structural and electronic effects influencing a reaction course

2. Electrophilic substitution on sp3 hybridized carbon atom

3. Nucleophilic substitution on sp3 hybridized carbon atom

4. Electrophilic aromatic substitution

5. Nucleophilic aromatic substitution

6. Radical substitutions

7. Eliminations

8. Additions

9. Diels- Alder type reaction

10. Nucleophilic additions on polarized bonds

11. Oxidations and reductions

12. Molecular rearrangements

13. Photochemical reactions

Registration requirements
Last update: Tobrman Tomáš doc. Ing. Ph.D. (22.02.2018)


Course completion requirements -
Last update: Tobrman Tomáš doc. Ing. Ph.D. (22.02.2018)

It is compulsory to pass semestral tests and oral examination.

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Konzultace s vyučujícími 0.5 14
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na přednášky, semináře, laboratoře, exkurzi nebo praxi 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 1.5 42
Účast na seminářích 1 28
5 / 5 140 / 140