Syllabus academic year 2011/2012
(Created 2011-09-01.)
Credits: 5. Grading scale: TH. Cycle: G1 (First Cycle). Main field: Technology. Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. KOKA05 overlaps following cours/es: ??2359 and TEK285. Compulsory for: N1. Course coordinator: Dr Daniel Strand,, Bioorganic Chemistry. Recommended prerequisits: KOKA01 General and Inorganic Chemistry. Assessment: Written examination. Home page:

The course contains the fundamentals of organic chemistry and biomolecular structure.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

The structure and reactivity of organic compounds with emphasis on an understanding of properties such as solubility, acid-base properties and reactivity. Some fundamental reaction mechanisms inluding those of relevance for biochemical processes and polymer synthesis. The most common experimental techniques evaluation of risk factors at laboratory work.

Ellervik, U och Sterner, O: Organisk kemi Studentlitteratur 2007. ISBN: 978-91-44-03721-9. Compendium, Organic Chemistry.