Official course description: Prerequisite: C- or higher in Chemistry 1032 (C072) or 1042 (C082) or 1952 (H092). Co-Requisite: Chemistry 2923 (H193) is normally taken concurrently. Structure, synthesis, and reactivity of hydrocarbons and their simple derivatives. Principles of organic spectroscopy and stereochemistry. Introductory study of kinetics and reaction mechanisms. Presentation focused on topics of interest to the professional chemist.