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BCH300 Essentials of Biochemistry

[3–0, 3 cr.]

This course covers the biochemistry of carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, nucleic acids; enzymes and coenzymes; vitamins and cofactors. Emphasis is placed on metabolic pathways, the interrelationships of nutrients and the relation of metabolic processes to the overall human health.

Prerequisites: BIO201 Biology I

Pre or Co-requisite: CHM311 Organic Chemistry or CHM310 Basic Organic Chemistry