Organic Chemistry Downloads
from Chemistry Professor ©

Chemistry Professor is pleased to offer downloads of our acclaimed Organic Chemistry units in MS PowerPoint. If you do not have PowerPoint on your computer, see step 6 below for information regarding a free PowerPoint Viewer from MicroSoft. The process is easy!

  1. Find the unit covering the subject matter of interest.
  2. Click on the "Buy & Download NOW!!" button in the right hand column.
  3. Fill out the order form and payment information in our storefront, featuring the most secure transactions on the web.
  4. Once your payment is processed, you will receive an e-mail with your download link for your unit.
  5. Click on the download link in the e-mail and download the file to your computer.
  6. To download a MicroSoft PowerPoint Viewer for PC's, go to

  7. Mac users running the latest Mac OS should have PowerPoint Viewer capability.
  8. Enjoy our Chemistry Professor active visual presentation with engaging narration, providing you with the ultimate Organic Chemistry learning experience!
  9. If you have any questions, please e-mail us at, or call us at 877.400.1115.

In most cases the whole process takes a matter of minutes.

Organic Chemistry Units

Click to buy and download now!
Intro to Organic
Introduction to Organic Chemistry addresses the concept of organic chemistry and a review of selected studies normally found in the freshman chemistry course. These topics include bonding, polarity, Lewis dot structures, formal charges, methods of writing organic structures, isomers, acid-base theories, and empirical and molecular formula determination. (more)


Characteristics of Organic Molecules
Characteristics of Organic Molecules addresses the nature and importance of sigma and pi bonds, hybridization, forces of attraction, solubility influences, and classification of compounds. (more)


Alkanes begin the study of the first homologous group and addresses nomenclature (including cyclics and bicyclics), physical properties, reactions, Baeyer Strain theory, types of isomers, and conformations. (more)
Free Radical Reactions
Free Radical Reactions introduces the nature of free-radical reactions and addresses such topics as chlorination, bromination, energy factors, the Hammond Postulate, isotopic effects, and other reactive intermediates. (more)
Alkyl Halides
Alkyl Halides introduces the structure of the halogenated hydrocarbons, their common uses, nomenclature, physical properties, preparations, and reactions. It is in this unit that the concept of devising syntheses is introduced. (more)
Stereochemistry addresses the characteristics of the chiral carbon, the concept of polarimetry, assigning configurations, the nature of the racemic mixture, molecules with multiple chiral carbons, resolving a racemic modification, and reactions generating asymmetric centers. (more)
Sub vs Elim
Substitution vs. Elimination Reactions is addressed at different points in different textbooks. By moving this to its own section, the topic may be placed at virtually any point in the study of organic chemistry. The unit addresses commonly used terms, SN2 and SN1 reactions, E1 and E2 reactions, and competition among these types of reactions. Other related reactions are also studied. (more)
Alkenes 1 - Preparations
Alkenes I is the first of a two-part study of the compounds containing a double bond. It addresses the structure of alkenes, degrees of unsaturation, nomenclature, the physical properties of these compounds, the nature of the carbocation, and alkene preparations. (more)
Alkenes 2 - Reactions
Alkenes II continues the study of the hydrocarbons containing a double bond. Topics addressed in this unit include structure and bonding, reactions at the double bond and near the double bond, polymers and polymerization, stereochemical aspects of alkenes, and chemical analysis. (more)
Alkynes introduces the student to the second type of unsaturation, the triple bond. The unit on alkynes addresses the structure around this functional group, nomenclature, physical properties, preparations, reactions, and analysis. (more)
Alcohols 1 - Preparations
Alcohols I is the first of a two part study of compounds containing the OH functional group. It includes structure and naming of alcohols, common alcohols and their usage, physical properties and preparations of alcohols. A section addressing thiols is included. (more)
Alcohols 2 - Reactions
Alcohols II continues the study of this class of compounds and includes an extensive list of alcohol reactions and analysis. A section addressing balancing organic oxidation-reduction reaction techniques is included. (more)
Infrared Spectroscopy
Infrared Spectroscopy addresses an overview of the electromagnetic spectrum, particularly that portion utilized in most IRs. It includes a study of molecular vibrations, areas of the spectrum, and techniques used in reading an IR. (more)
HNMR Spectroscopy
HNMR or Proton NMR is addressed in a series of topics including an overview, the number and position of signals, utilization of peak areas, splitting of signals, the coupling constant, and reading the NMR. (more)
Carbon 13 Spectroscopy
CNMR or C-13 NMR covers comparison to the HNMR, number of peaks, chemical shifts, splitting of signals, and interpretation of spectra. (more)
Mass Spec
Mass Spectrometry is introduced in this unit. Instrumentation, fragmentation patterns, isotopic influence, and identification techniques are addressed. (more)
Ethers, Epoxides, and Thioethers addresses the typical topics of structure, nomenclature, physical properties, preparations, reactions, and chemical analysis. A unit addressing thioethers is included. (more)
Conjugated Systems
Conjugated Systems is often combined with some other chapter in textbooks, but is treated separately, here. This allows for its placement at any point needed. The topics addressed are types of unsaturated systems, preparations of conjugated systems, as well as reactions, the impact of conditions, and the molecular orbital picture. (more)
Aromatics 1 - Preparations
Aromatics I is the first of a two part introduction to the study of aromatic compounds. This first unit addresses the historical perspectives, the elucidation of benzene’s structure, standards for aromaticity, and nomenclature. (more)
Aromatics 2 and UV Vis
Aromatics II continues the study by addressing monosubstitution reactions, disubstitution reactions specifically addressing the nature of the ortho/para and meta directors, and other reactions. Included in this study is benzyne, preparations and reactions of arenes. A section addressing UV-VIS spectra is included. (more)
Phenols covers naming these compounds, physical properties, preparations, reactions, and chemical and spectroscopic analysis. (more)
Aldehydes and Ketones
Aldehydes and Ketones addresses carbonyl structure, nomenclature, and physical properties of these two related families. In a special topics section, the characteristics and usage of some of the small aldehydes and ketones are addressed. Preparation of aldehydes and ketones, their reactions, and chemical and spectroscopic analysis are also included. (more)
Amines introduces the first of the nitrogen-containing groups. In this unit structure, nomenclature, physical properties, preparations, reactions, and both chemical and spectroscopic analysis are included. (more)
Carboxylic Acids
Carboxylic Acids addresses the usual topics covered in the introduction of a new family: structure, common and formal nomenclature, physical properties, preparations, reactions, chemical and spectroscopic analysis. Characteristics and nomenclature of salts is included. (more)
Derivatives of Acids
Derivatives of Acids introduces five classes of organic compounds: acid chlorides, amides, acid anhydrides, esters, and nitriles. The structure, preparation, and reactions of these five are studied, as well as chemical and spectroscopic analysis. The unit concludes with presentation of the organic group nomenclature priorities. (more)
Carbanions introduces the characteristic reactions occurring at the alpha hydrogen of carbonyls. Reactions studied include bromination, aldol and crossed aldol condensation, the Cannizzaro reaction, the Wittig reaction, the Claisen and crossed Claisen reactions, the malonic ester synthesis, and the acetoacetic ester synthesis. (more)
Amino Acids and Proteins
Amino Acids and Proteins describes the amino acid structure and preparations, as well as the isoelectric pH and electrophoresis. Formation of proteins, protein structure, sequencing proteins, detection and denaturation of proteins are also addressed. (more)
Carbohydrates introduces the organic student to the classification of these compounds. Also included are cyclic structures, D & L, d & l designations, reducing sugars, reactions, polysaccharides, and a brief overview of tooth decay. (more)

Lipids is a brief unit addressing classification and characteristics of the major groups: fatty acids, glycerides, non-glyderide lipids, and complex lipids. Steroid structure is included. (more)


Teaching organic for the first time, I tried out a couple of the download units and was able to supplement my lesson and deliver top notch presentations of the material to my students. I have since ordered the complete Organic Chemistry course! It is the perfect tool for a new Organic teacher."
Suzy, Texas

"Thank you for your efforts on behalf of chemistry teaching. No other subject can capture the understanding of the physical world and provide a system of thinking that is so constantly used in every scientific field. You have demystified some very complex areas and I applaud your efforts."
E., MD - Louisiana

"You have saved my life! I would never have made it through this year of teaching chemistry without your course to help me review. Thank you!"
Cathy, Florida

"I have thoroughly enjoyed your courses and will recommend them to all of my students who need help with college chemistry."
Onur - Chemistry Tutor - New York

"Your organic chemistry tutor is like having my own personal mentor going through the coursework with me.  It has added incredibly to the level of my understanding of some difficult topics."
Charles -Texas

"Thanks Chemistry Professor.  Your product was a great aid in my prep for the chemistry portion of the MCAT."
Ingrid - Florida

"...the animations make the topics come to life.  So much better than a textbook!"
Matt - Maryland

"The course materials are wonderful! Thank you for giving me the opportunity to review and learn chemistry at home at my own pace. I am so pleased "
Anne - United Kingdom

"We have used your Fundamentals course in our home school program. It is like having our own professor in the house each day. We feel like we know you. What a great course."
Lisa - California - A better way to teach and learn chemistry.