Official course description: Prerequisite: C or better in CHEM 2217. (It is recommended that students who take this course also take CHEM 2018 concurrently). CHEM 2218 is the continuation of CHEM 2217. Emphasis is placed on the reactivity of the major functional groups encountered in organic chemistry. Topics will include the reactions of aromatic compounds, carbonyl compounds and amines. The course will also inroduce the organic chemistry of amino acids and proteins, lipids carbonhydrates, and nucleic acids. Three hours of lecture and one hour of recitation.