Biochemistry: DNA, RNA, and Protein Synthesis

CHEM XL 153B

This course is a continuation of the biochemistry series and is geared towards pre-medical and pre-health students. It covers metabolism, DNA and RNA properties, transcription, and protein synthesis and processing.

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Winter
Summer
Remote
Starting at $955.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Understand classical topics of nucleotide metabolism and nucleic acid structure
  • Understand DNA replication and repair, transcription, and translation
  • Comprehend protein synthesis and processing
  • Understand modern topics of epigenetics and transcriptional and translational regulation
  • Recognize non-coding RNAs

About this course:

This course covers nucleotide metabolism, DNA replication and repair, transcription machinery, regulation of transcription, RNA structure and processing, and protein synthesis and processing. Transferable for UC credit.
Prerequisites

LIFESCI XL 7A Cell and Molecular Biology; LIFESCI XL 7B Genetics, Evolution, and Ecology; LIFESCI XL 7C Physiology and Human Biology; LIFESCI XL 23L Introduction to Laboratory and Scientific Methodology; and CHEM XL 153A Biochemistry: Introduction to Structure, Enzymes, and Metabolism.

Summer 2023 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
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Thursday 6:00PM - 9:00PM PT
Available
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Instructor: Nagendra N. Mishra
393011
Fee:
$955.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
ENROLL BY: Jun 29, 2023
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Notes

Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: July 5, 2023. Internet access required. Materials required.

Enrollment is typically reserved for adult students 18 years of age and older. Students under 18 years of age may receive consent to enroll based on special academic competence and approval by the instructor. If you are a student under 18 years of age, you must submit a request to enroll in the course 8 weeks before the course start date to hss@uclaextension.edu for your request to be considered.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 12, 2023
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
(Optional) Book: Biochemistry by Donald Voet and Judith G. Voet
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Jun 29, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Jul 6, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Jul 13, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Jul 20, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Jul 27, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Aug 3, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Aug 10, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Aug 17, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Aug 24, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Lecture
Thu Aug 31, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Thu Sep 7, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom

Fall 2023 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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Friday 6:00PM - 9:00PM PT
Future Offering (Opens July 31, 2023 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: Nagendra N. Mishra
394409
Fee:
$955.00
Remoteformat icon
Location: Remote Classroom
Notes

Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: October 5, 2023. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 12, 2023
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
(Optional) Book: Biochemistry by Donald Voet and Judith G. Voet
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Fri Sep 29, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Fri Oct 6, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Fri Oct 13, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Fri Oct 20, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Fri Oct 27, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Fri Nov 3, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Fri Nov 10, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Fri Nov 17, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Fri Nov 24, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Fri Dec 1, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Fri Dec 8, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Fri Dec 15, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Remote Classroom

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