Course description

Study of the important classes of carbon compounds-including those encountered in the biological sciences. The course emphasizes their three-dimensional structures, mechanisms of their characteristic reactions, their synthesis, methods of identifying them, and their role in modern science and technology.

Students may receive credit for only one course in the following group: CHEM 1570, CHEM 3530, CHEM 3570, CHEM 3590.


CHEM 2080 or advanced placement; or permission of instructor.


Recommended CHEM 2510.

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Previously offered classes

Summer 2023: Ithaca campus

Section ID:CHEM 3570 001-LEC
Session:Summer Extra-session
Class dates:May 30-June 23, 2023
Final exam/project due:Friday June 23, 8 AM - 10:30 AM / Baker Laboratory 119 (see Final exams)
Time / room:M-F 8 AM - 10:30 AM / Baker Laboratory 119
Mode of instruction:In person
Instructor:Haaf, M. (mph79)
Max. enroll:25
To enroll:Enrollment for this class is closed.