Catalogue 2018 - 2019

CHEM 314 Biochemistry

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

CHEM 210 and CHEM 220

Corequisite

CHEM 324

Course Description

An exploration of the chemistry of biological macromolecules and complexes emphasizing the structure, organization, and function of proteins, nucleic acids, lipids, and polysaccharides. Topics also include: enzyme kinetics, major metabolic pathways, and bioenergetics.

Notes

This course taken concurrently with CHEM 324 satisfies one of the Writing Intensive Course requirements for Arts and Science students.

Distribution

MR

Offered

spring semester

Fee