Course syllabus

Organisk kemi
Organic Chemistry

KOKA05, 5 credits, G1 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2014/15
Decided by: Education Board C
Date of Decision: 2014-04-14

General Information

Main field: Technology.
Compulsory for: N1
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


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

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
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.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH
Assessment: Written examination, lab exercises and written report.

Code: 0114. Name: Organic Chemistry.
Credits: 5. Grading scale: TH. Assessment: Written examination.
Code: 0214. Name: Laboratory Experiments.
Credits: 0. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: Passed lab exercises. Passed written report on exercise one. Contents: Two mandatory lab exercises.


Required prior knowledge: KOKA01 General and Inorganic Chemistry.
The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: KOKA15, TEK285

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Dr Daniel Strand,
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