Course Description

Course Name

Organic Materials Chemistry

Session: VSOS3221

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.


Course Objectives
This course is designed to acquire the basic knowledge of organic chemistry for synthesizing functional organic materials. The students are expected to understand the principles of nomenclatures, basic organic reactions, and properties of the chemical groups needed for synthesizing functional organic materials.

General Introduction

Introduction: Functional Organic Materials

Structures and Properties of Organic Molecules

Alkane, Alcohols, Alkyl halide

Alkene, Alkyne

Alcohols, Ether, Phenols

Aldehydes, Ketones

Carboxylic Acids/Amines

Nucleophilic Substitution

Protection/Deprotection in Organic Synthesis


Post-polymerization Modifications

Functionalizations of Materials Surfaces


*Course content subject to change