Official course description: Reviews the basics of bonding and thermodynamics of organic compounds as well as conformational and stereochemical considerations. Presents the structure, nomenclature, and reactivity of hydrocarbons and their functional derivatives. Highlights key reaction mechanisms, providing an introduction to the methodology of organic synthesis. • Prerequisite: CHEM 1214 with a grade of C– or CHEM 1220 with a grade of C–; chemistry majors only. • Corequisite: CHEM 2316 and CHEM 2324. • Equivalent: CHEM 0710 and CHEM 2311.