Organic Chemistry Syllabus Companion Topics List

Syllabus companion for organic chemistry studentsKnee deep in Orgo topics? Looking to replace boring, sterile, formal reading with step-by-step Videos and colorful Tutorials? Use the guide below to quickly find everything you need.

Match up your professor’s Organic Chemistry syllabus to my Orgo Tutorials, Videos, Cheat Sheets, and Practice Quizzes!

Start PRE-LEARNING as much as you can.

This will help you avoid becoming overwhelmed or falling behind throughout the semester.

And the best part is, I’m not sending you to your boring textbook. I’ve linked each topic to my Videos, colorful Study Guides, and Cheat Sheets (where possible) to make it more enjoyable and easier to understand.

How To Use This Guide:

How to Prepare for Your Upcoming Organic Chemistry Semester by leah4sciCompare your Organic Chemistry textbook or professor’s course syllabus to this list. Find the topics below that correspond to your chapters. Start studying accordingly. Click on any of the hyperlinked material to watch my tutorial videos on the topic.Organic Chemistry Study Schedule by Leah Fisch

Don’t have a syllabus? The videos are listed in ‘typical order’ allowing you to start from the beginning.
Expectations & Preparation:

Follow this Scheduling Guide to create a balanced schedule for studying for orgo, other classes, work, family, personal time, and life!

Students IN or Prepping For Organic Chemistry 1:

Gen Chem Review

Rebuild your General Chemistry Foundation with the following key concepts required for Organic chemistry including:
Atomic particles/structure, Periodic Table Trends, Atomic Orbitals, Electron Configuration, Lewis-Dot Diagram

Orgo Basics

Organic Molecules – Structure & NamingOrganic chemistry functional groups video by leah fisch

Acids & Bases

 Molecular Analysis & Stereochemistry

 Reactions & Mechanisms

 Synthesis & RetrosynthesisHow to Memorize Organic Chemistry Reactions and Reagents by Leah Fisch

Topics Taught In Orgo 1 OR Orgo 2 (depending on the school)

Topics Typically Covered In Organic Chemistry 2

Topics That Can Be Covered In Organic Chemistry 2 Or Biochemistry

While I only have a handful of public videos covering beginner topics, all advanced topics have been covered in great detail in my membership site. Click for details: Organic Chemistry Study Hall


  1. Please add Organic Chemistry 2 videos.

  2. Your videos are very helpful. Now, I really need help in biochemistry, but I can’t find your videos about it. Can you send me the link to your biochemistry videos?

  3. thanks so much for making these videos, they are so helpful! 🙂

  4. i really need help in all full course of organic one , i can’t find all ur videos, can u plz send a link of all the set of org 1 thanx 🙂

  5. thank u very much

  6. thank u so much !!!!! i am your fan !!! thanks for guiding us !! n sharing your knowledge treasure!1

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