2600Fall 2020, Spring 2021
3 Credits

Biochemistry I

This course is an introductory-level course in biochemistry. Topics concentrate on protein structure and function, bioenergetics, kinetics and mechanisms of enzyme reactions, intermediary metabolism, control of metabolic pathways, and photosynthesis.
Course Introduction

Biochemistry I

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3 Credits

Course Description

This introductory course will explore the basic principles of biochemistry, taking a close look at the biochemical processes that will provide students with a foundation to better understand the molecular basis of life. A part of this course, the focus will be on the study of protein structure and function, bioenergetics, kinetics and mechanisms of enzyme reactions, intermediary metabolism, control of metabolic pathways, and photosynthesis.

The overall goal of this course is for students to gain a basic working knowledge of biochemical processes and concepts necessary for continuing scientific and medical studies. This course will familiarize students with the role, structure, and function of biomolecules.