This unique preparatory book provides students to master the basic concepts of organic chemistry so that they can understand and tackle the advanced topics in this area. This book has been carefully designed which offers many exciting approaches for students to learn effectively. Chapter one gives information to students to have the most basic principles in organic chemistry and this will help students to develop their confidence in this area. Chapter 3 discusses on Stereochemistry of Organic Compounds is written and presented step-by-step examples to give a clearer explanation to students. The book consists of eleven chapters to provide both understandable and enjoyable reading material to students.
Mustaffa Ahmad, received his early education at National Type of Primary School, Semenyih Road, Kajang, Selangor. He then continued his secondary education at Kajang High School and Technical Secondary School at Cheras, Kuala Lumpur.
He received the B.Sc degree in chemistry from University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur (1981), M.Sc. (Analytical Chemistry) from University of Science Malaysia (1992) and the Ph.D (Organometallic Chemistry) from University of Leeds, England (1995).
Mustaffa Ahmad started his early career (1981) as an instructor at the School of Chemistry, University of Science Malaysia and giving lectures in the organic chemistry undergraduate courses for seven years before joining the Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris Tan jong Malim, Perak in 2002 until present.
With a working experience of 25 years in the area of chemistry gives many advantages to the author to write and produce a simple book for students tounderstand with the exact information.