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Fall 2022 Biochemistry UN3300 section 001

Call Number 13221
Day & Time
T 7:10pm-9:30pm
602 Hamilton Hall
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Danny N Ho
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description Prerequisites: one year each of Introductory Biology and General Chemistry. Corequisites: Organic Chemistry. Biochemistry is the study of the chemical processes within organisms that give rise to the immense complexity of life. This complexity emerges from a highly regulated and coordinated flow of chemical energy from one biomolecule to another. This course serves to familiarize students with the spectrum of biomolecules (carbohydrates, lipids, amino acids, nucleic acids, etc.) as well as the fundamental chemical processes (glycolysis, citric acid cycle, fatty acid metabolism, etc.) that allow life to happen. In particular, this course will employ active learning techniques and critical thinking problem-solving to engage students in answering the question: how is the complexity of life possible? NOTE: While Organic Chemistry is listed as a corequisite, it is highly recommended that you take Organic Chemistry beforehand.
Web Site Vergil
Department Biological Sciences
Enrollment 53 students (80 max) as of 8:04AM Saturday, October 1, 2022
Subject Biochemistry
Number UN3300
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Campus Morningside
Note Prereq: Intro to Bio, G Chem, 1 sem. O Chem
Section key 20223BCHM3300W001

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