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Module 7 | Organic chemistry

Content 5: Reactions of organic acids and bases

Lesson 1 | Properties of functional groups

  • investigate the structural formulae, properties and functional group including:
    – primary, secondary and tertiary alcohols
    – aldehydes and ketones (ACSCH127)
    – amines and amides
    – carboxylic acids

Lesson 2 | Properties of carboxylic acids, amines and amides

  • investigate the structural formulae, properties and functional group including:
    – amines and amides

Lesson 3 | Properties of carboxylic acids and comparison to amines and amides

  • investigate the structural formulae, properties and functional group including:
    – carboxylic acids

  • explain the properties within and between the homologous series of carboxylic acids amines and amides with reference to the intermolecular and intramolecular bonding present

Lesson 4 | Preparation of an ester

  • investigate the production, in a school laboratory, of simple esters

Lesson 5 | Differences between an organic acid and an organic base

  • investigate the differences between an organic acid and organic base

Lesson 6 | Soaps and detergents

  • investigate the structure and action of soaps and detergents

Lesson 7 | Chemical synthesis

  • draft and construct flow charts to show reaction pathways for chemical synthesis, including those that involve more than one step

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