Organic Chemistry Lab Repository: Example Experiments
Organic Chemistry Lab Repository: Example Experiments

Organic Chemistry Lab Repository: Example Experiments

Lead Author(s): Brian Cavitt, Jennifer Farmer, Hayley Wan

Student Price: Free with Top Hat Pro Subscription

Introduces organic chemistry foundational techniques and applied syntheses with summative technical and multi-step synthetic practicae.

Overview - Organic Chemistry Lab Experiment Repository


How to use the Organic Chemistry Lab Experiment Repository:

The repository contains 30 lab experiments covering various topics, techniques, and scales that can be applied to an introductory Organic Chemistry Lab Course.  You can choose to adopt the experiments you want in different bundles:

  1. One Semester Bundle - Select up to 15 experiments for $15 per student
  2. Two Semester Bunder - Select up to 25 experiments for $25 per student

The detailed experiment list is provided. To review the full experiments or select the experiments you would like to use for your course, please contact your sales representative or account manager.

What is included with each experiment:

All experiments follow a consistent template and include the following key components:

Experimental:

  • Learning objectives
  • Context or Introduction 
  • Materials and Equipment
    • List of reagents
    • List of equipment
    • List of instruments
  • Safety Considerations
  • Procedure
  • Pre­-Lab Questions (Minimum of 5 autograded questions with answers and hints embeded)

Post Lab Assignment:

  • Minimum of 5 questions to assess completion of lab experiment (combination of autograded ­and discussion type questions)

Instructor Resources:

  • Instructions for using the provided materials (Experimental and Post Lab Assignment)