Organic Chemistry – Bonding And Molecular Structure

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What you’ll learn

  • You Will Understand The Atomic Structure Of The Atom.
  • You Will Be Able To Know What Are Isotopes.
  • You Will See The Importance of Valence Electrons And How To Know them For Any Element.
  • You Will Learn The Structure Theory Of The Organic Compounds.
  • You Will Be Able To Distinguish Between Molecular Formula And Structural Formula.
  • You Will Learn What Isomers Are.
  • You Will Understand The Chemical Bonds And Octet Rule.
  • You Will Learn How To Write Lewis Structure For Any Compound.
  • You Will Be Able To Determine The Formula Charge For Any Atom In Any Compound.
  • You Will Know What Is Resonance and How To write It.
  • You Will Understand The Hybridization Of Atoms Very Well.
  • You Will Learn The Molecular Geometry Theory With A Lot Examples.
  • IUPAC Nomenclature​ of Alkanes, Alkenes, Alkynes, Cycloalkenes, Bridge cycles, Alcohols and Alkyl groups
  • You Will Understand The Bond Rotation and Conformations
  • You will Be Able to Calculate The Index of hydrogen deficiency (IHD)
  • You will understand Stereochemistry and Chiral Molecules
  • You will learn The Nucleophilic Substitution Reactions
  • You will understand The Kinetics of a Nucleophilic Substitution Reaction: An SN2 Reaction
  • You will be able to understand The Mechanism for the SN1 Reaction
  • You will know The Factors Affecting the Rates of Reactions
  • You will learn The Elimination Reactions of Alkyl Halides
  • You will be able to How To Determine Whether Substitution or Elimination Is Favored


  • Know the basics of General Chemistry would be so helpful.
  • This course is very simple and no need for any techniques to be understood.


Are you one of the high school students: Chemistry student, Pharmacy student, biology student   and you have problems in studying Organic Chemistry???

Do you Like Organic Chemistry but you don’t know how to study the basics in Chemistry???

Are you suffering from understanding the basics of Organic Chemistry which makes the Exam as a nightmare for you???

Do you want to be a master in Organic Chemistry and  pass the Chemistry exam getting a high score easily???

Whatever the reason you have for thinking about studying Organic Chemistry , Whether you  were Chemistry student, Pharmacy student, Biology student, this course will help you to understand the essential basics of Chemistry.

This course will help you in covering everything you will need to know as you prepare for possible future exams.  It doesn’t matter how much, or how little, prior knowledge of Chemistry you’ve got as this course will take you through all the necessary stages.

If You just love Organic chemistry !!!! OR Whatever the reason you have for thinking about studying Chemistry further, ENROLL in this course to help you learn and understand the Organic Chemistry basics very easily.

In this Course we will cover the following topics:

Bonding & Molecular Structure

  • Introduction to Organic Chemistry
  • Atomic Structure
  • Isotopes
  • Valence Electrons
  • The Structure Theory of Organic Chemistry
  • Molecular Formula and Structural Formula
  • Isomers
  • Chemical Bonds: The Octet Rule
  • How to Write Lewis Structures
  • Exception to Octet Rule
  • Formal Charge
  • Resonance
  • How to write resonance structure
  • Electron Configuration
  • Hybridization sp3
  • Hybridization sp2
  • Hybridization sp1
  • Restricted Rotation of Double Bond
  • Cis – Trans Isomerism
  • Sigma Bonds and Pi Bond 
  • Molecular Geometry: The Valence Shell Electron Pair Repulsion Model

Families of Carbon Compounds – Functional Groups

  • Hydrocarbons
  • Polar Covalent Bonds 
  • Functional Groups

Physical Properties and Molecular Structure

  • Ionic Compounds: Ion-Ion Forces
  • Solubility of Organic Compounds 
  • Inter-molecular Forces (van Der Waals Forces)

Organic Reactions and Their Mechanisms Acids and Bases

  • Homolysis and Heterolysis of Covalent Bonds
  • Acid – Base Reactions
  • Carbocations, Carbanions, Electrophiles and Nucleophiles
  • The Strength of Brønsted–Lowry-Acids and Bases: Ka and pKa
  • How to Predict the Outcome of Acid–Base Reactions
  • Relationships between Structure and Acidity
  • The Acidity of Carboxylic Acids 
  • A Mechanism for an Organic Reaction

Alkanes & Cycloalkanes

  • Introduction to Alkanes and Cycloalkanes
  • Shapes of Alkanes 
  • Physical Properties of Alkanes & Cycloalkanes

Nomenclature of Alkanes & Cycloalkanes

  • IUPAC Nomenclature
  • Nomenclature of Branched-Chain Alkanes
  • Examples – Branched-Chain Alkanes
  • Nomenclature of Branched Alkyl Groups
  • Nomenclature of Alkyl Halides
  • Nomenclature of Alcohol
  • Nomenclature of Cycloalkanes
  • Nomenclature of Alkenes, Alcohols & Cycloalkenes
  • Nomenclature of Alkynes 
  • IUPAC Nomenclature Examples

Bond Rotation and Conformations

  • Sigma Bonds, Bond Rotation and Conformations
  • Conformational Analysis of Butane
  • The Relative Stabilities of Cycloalkanes: Ring Strain
  • Conformations of Cyclohexane: The Chair & the Boat
  • Substituted Cyclohexanes: Axial & Equatorial Hydrogen Atoms
  • Disubstituted Cycloalkanes Cis-Trans Isomerism
  • Synthesis of Alkanes and Cycloalkanes 
  • Index of hydrogen deficiency (IHD)

Stereochemistry – Chiral Molecules

  • Chirality & Stereochemistry
  • Isomerism: Constitutional Isomers & Stereoisomers
  • Stereoisomers
  • Enantiomers and Chiral Molecules
  • How to Test for Chirality: Planes of Symmetry
  • Naming Enantiomers: R, S-System
  • Properties of Enantiomers: Optical Activity
  • Plane-Polarized Light
  • Racemic Forms
  • The Synthesis of Chiral Molecules
  • Molecules with More than One Chirality Center
  • Meso Compounds 
  • Fischer Projection Formulas      

Nucleophilic Substitution and Elimination Reactions of Alkyl Halides

  • Organic Halides
  • Nucleophilic Substitution Reactions
  • Nucleophiles, Leaving Groups
  • Kinetics of a Nucleophilic Substitution Reaction: An SN2 Reaction
  • Transition State Theory: Free Energy Diagrams
  • The SN1 Reaction
  • A Mechanism for the SN1 Reaction
  • Carbocations
  • Factors Affecting the Rates of Reactions – The structure of the substrate
  • The Effect of the Concentration & Strength of the Nucleophile
  • Solvent Effects on SN2 Reactions
  • The nature of the leaving group
  • Organic Synthesis: Functional Group
  • Elimination Reactions of Alkyl Halides
  • The E2 Reaction
  • The E1 Reaction 
  • How To Determine Whether Substitution or Elimination Is Favored

In addition to that, there are a lot of Examples added to this course in order to enhance students understanding to the contents of this course and get the desired value !!!

Who this course is for

  • This course is for High School Students, Chemists, Pharmacy student, biology student, and Any Academic Interested student,under graduate or graduate.
  • Everyone who has a big passion with chemistry and specifically Organic Chemistry and want to discover more about it.

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