Stereochemistry of the Addition of Bromine to trans-Cinnamic Acid



Academic Area: Chemistry, Laboratory Training

Project Leader: Kendrew MAK

Format of the MM: Video

Purpose of the MM:

  • Provide essential supports to maintain the continuity of teaching and learning when students had difficulties to come back to the campus to attend F2F classes.

How the MM is used in teaching:

  • Self-learning: as a substitute for the hands-on lab training.

  • Flipped learning: as pre-class assignments combined with live streaming in lecture

Reviewers’ comments on the MM

Instructional Design:

“The demonstration is well-organized and at a cracking pace.”

“Explanation of mechanism step by step with figure is excellent for students’ better understanding.”


Subject Content:

“Overall, the MM is precise and detailed. It has good time control and consistent demonstration.”

“Together with elaboration, it is a good guidance to learn the concept and skills.”


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