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KEMI6405 Organic synthesis 4 ECTS
Organised by
Person in charge
Pasi Virta
Preceding studies
Preceding studies: Structure and reactivity I & II

Learning outcomes

Handling of moisture sensitive and hazardous chemicals, documentation of identity and purity of compounds, protecting group strategies, exploitation of reaction data bases, planning of multistep syntheses.


The course introduces participants to special laboratory techniques exploited in organic synthesis, safety issues of hazardous reagents and reaction and destruction of waists. The more theoretic subjects include exploitation of protecting group strategies and reaction data bases, planning of multistep syntheses and documentation of identity and purity of synthetic products.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 40 h 0 h

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

autumn 2016

Study materials

Power point presentations 

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Chemistry
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Chemistry
DP in Chemistry
DP in Chemistry
Finnish Study Modules
MDP in Materials Science