This course is Introduction To Organic Chemistry I. It is designed to prepare and introduce high school students to organic chemistry. This course is especially relevant to students interested in persuing pre-health and pre-vet tracks or those who want to gain a deeper knowledge of chemistry.
The class will meet once weekly for 15 weeks on Sundays at 10-12. Home work will be provided.
Mayya graduated NYU with Honors in Chemistry and Psychology.
Mayya has been a full time chemistry tutor for over 10 years. Organic Chemistry is her favorite subject. She has tutored students in Organic Chemistry from the following colleges: NYU, LIU, Cornell, Brown University, Saint John's University, Hunter, Brooklyn College, Stony Brook, Penn State and many others.
Please note the syllabus is tentative and may change depending on how quickly the class will be able to cover the material.
Chapter 1 Molecular Representations
Chapter 2 Alkanes and Cycloalkanes
Chapter 3 Alkenes and Alkynes
October 18,25 Nov 1
Chapter 4 Stereochemistry and Midterm
Chapter 5 Substitution Reactions
November 29, Dec 6
Chapter 6 Elimination Reactions
Review and Final