Biochemistry

Course Code :1001WETBCM
Study domain:Chemistry
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:1st semester
Sequentiality:Min. 8/20 for 'Fundamentals of Chemistry I', 'Organical chemistry .' and 'Celbiology'
Contact hours:20
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Christian Johannessen

3. Course contents *

The course will cover the most important aspects of basic biochemistry, including:

The structure and formation of bio(macro)molecules:

- Amino acids and proteins.

- Carbohydrates.

- Nucleic acids.

- Lipids.

Enzymatic catalysis.

Anaerobic and aerobic carbohydrate metabolism.

Lipid metabolism.

Photosynthesis.