Biochemistry I is about biomolecules. Students will learn the chemical structures and properties as well as the functions of biomolecules such as nucleic acids, DNA, RNA, amino acids, proteins, enzymes, sugars, carbohydrates, lipids and membranes.
The course has 2 parts: lecture and exercise. One meeting per week for each part.
Prior to taking this course, students need to have passed Introductory Chemistry 2 or the equivalent and Introductory Biology 2 or equivalent.