Year 12, Module 7 guide – organic chemistry

Module guide for content relating to Chemistry module 7.

Module summary

This module addresses the significance of organic compounds in our lives, the major impacts of these chemicals on society and the environment, the benefits of further research and the development of materials that would benefit society and the environment. Students become familiar with the internationally agreed naming conventions for a range of organic structures including chain length, functional groups and isomers.

This resource was created in 2020 – some resources may contain references to 2020 conditions and dates. Please check NESA HSC key dates and exam timetables .


Please note:

Syllabus outcomes and content descriptors from Chemistry Stage 6 Syllabus (2017) © NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) for and on behalf of the Crown in right of the State of New South Wales, 2021.

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