Monterey Peninsula College
CHEM 30B

Organic and Biochemistry for Health Sciences    
Dr. R. Rinehart


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Spring 2009 Schedule

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DATE Chapter #: Lecture Topic
[all meetings in PS-201]
Laboratory/Workshop Topic
[wet labs in PS-203; workshops in PS-205]
M 2/2 1: Organic compounds: Alkanes  
W 2/4 1: Organic compounds: Alkanes

Chime workshop; alkane structures 

M 2/9 Quiz 2: alkanes
2: Unsaturated hydrocarbons
 
W 2/11 2: Unsaturated hydrocarbons

 intermolecular forces & physical properties

M 2/16 PRESIDENTS' DAY HOLIDAY  
W 2/18 Quiz 3: unsaturated compounds  
intermolecular forces & physical properties

 Hydrocarbon properties & reactions 
Unsaturated structures 

M 2/23  3: Alcohols, phenols, thiols, and ethers  
W 2/25 3: Alcohols, phenols, thiols, and ethers

 Alcohols and Phenols

M 3/2 EXAM 1: Chapt 11, 12, 13
4: Aldehydes and ketones
 
W 3/4 4: Aldehydes and ketones

 Aldehydes and ketones

M 3/9  Quiz 4: Aldehydes and Ketones 
5: Carboxylic acids and derivatives
 
W 3/11  5: Carboxylic acids and derivatives

Esters lab
 Carboxylic Acids and Esters workshop

M 3/16 Quiz 5: carboxylic acids and esters
6: Amines and amides
 
W 3/18 6: Amines and amides Amines and amides
M 3/23 EXAM 2: Chapt 14, 15, 16
7: Carbohydrates
 
W 3/25 7: Carbohydrates Carbohydrate workshop
M 3/30 Quiz 6: carbohydrates
8: Lipids
 
W 4/1 8: Lipids Lipid workshop
M  4/6 SPRING BREAK SPRING BREAK
W 4/8 SPRING BREAK SPRING BREAK
M 4/13 9: Amino Acids and Proteins  
W 4/15 Quiz 7 on amino acids -- be able to:
 recognize and/or draw the structure of each
,
give its 1-letter and 3-letter abbreviations, and classify on the basis of side-chain polarity!
use Netscape 4.7x with Chime for these!
Amino acid/peptide workshop

 Insulin tutorial;
Lehninger tutorial: protein architecture
M 4/20 Quiz 8: protein architecture and function
10: Enzymes
 
W 4/22 10: Enzymes Enzyme web tour
M 4/27 EXAM 3: Chapt 7, 8, 9, 10
11: Nucleic acids & protein synthesis
W 4/29 11: Nucleic acids & protein synthesis  nucleic acids workshop
M 5/4 Quiz 9: DNA, RNA, Protein Synthesis
12.5-.8 & 13.5-.7:  Energy metabolism
 
W 5/6 12.5-.8 & 13.5-.7:  Energy metabolism  Krebs Cycle: The sordid details
M 5/11 Quiz 10: Aerobic metabolism 
13.1-.4 & 13.8-.11: Carbohydrate metabolism
 
W 5/13  13.1-.4 & 13.8-.11: Carbohydrate metabolism carbohydrate metabolism
M 5/18 Quiz 11 Aerobic metabolism AND carbohydrate metabolism
14: Lipid and amino acid metabolism
 
W 5/20 14: Lipid and amino acid metabolism lipid and amino acid metabolism
M 5/25 MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY  
W 5/27   15: Body fluids REVIEW FOR FINAL
M 6/1 15: Body fluids  
W 6/3 FINAL  EXAM  5:30 - 7:30 PM

Be there or face the consequences !!!!!

Th 6/4 grades posted  

Ronald W. Rinehart, 2003-2009