NPU2103 - Organic Synthesis
|1.||Apply and explain the principles of various organic synthetic procedures to drug synthesis;|
|2.||Categorise the different classes of protecting groups and describe their role in organic synthesis;|
|3.||Evaluate various chiral synthetic methodologies, including bio-catalysis, and their application to drug synthesis;|
|4.||Articulate the principles and application of combinatorial synthesis and the role of metals in organic synthesis;|
|5.||Acquire and interpret various analytical data including infra-red and nuclear magnetic resonance spectra; and|
|6.||Evaluate the quality of their own synthesised products and related analytical data and report the findings to peers and demonstrators with initiative and judgement.|
|Laboratory Work||Portfolio of Laboratory work with summary addressing criteria||50%|
|Test||Written knowledge assessment of key topics (2 hours)||40%|
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