Biochemistry: Introduction to Structure, Enzymes, and Metabolism

CHEM XL 153A

This course provides an introduction to biochemistry and is geared towards pre-medical and pre-health students. This course is the first and introductory course in the biochemistry series.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Remote Instruction
Starting at $935.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Establish the biochemical foundation necessary to pursue science-based professional careers
  • Understand basic molecular units of the cell (amino & nucleic acids, carbohydrates, and lipids)
  • Recognize enzymes and enzyme kinetics involved in biochemical reactions
  • Understand metabolic principles of the cell and energetics
  • Explore glucose metabolism via glycolysis
  • Comprehend electron transport chain and oxidative phosphorylation

About this course:

This course covers structure of proteins, carbohydrates, and lipids; enzyme catalysis and principles of metabolism, including glycolysis and the citric acid cycle; and oxidative phosphorylation. Transferable for UC credit.
Prerequisites
LIFESCI 2 and LIFESCI 3 (or LIFESCI 7A, 7B, and 7C), LIFESCI 23L, and CHEM 14D with grades of C- or better.

Winter 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Future Offering (Opens November 02, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
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Thursday 6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Shakir Sayani
377683
Fee:
$935.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: January 14, 2021  Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 21, 2021
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 Jan 7, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jan 14, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jan 21, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jan 28, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Feb 4, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Feb 11, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Feb 18, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Feb 25, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Mar 4, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Mar 11, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Mar 18, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Future Offering (Opens November 02, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Wednesday 6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Shakir Sayani
377684
Fee:
$935.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: January 13, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required. 
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 20, 2021
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
Wed Jan 6, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jan 13, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jan 20, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jan 27, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Feb 3, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Feb 10, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Feb 17, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Feb 24, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Mar 3, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Mar 10, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Mar 17, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Future Offering (Opens November 02, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Tuesday 6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Location: Online
378270
Fee:
$935.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: January 12, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required. 
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 19, 2021
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
Tue Jan 5, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jan 12, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jan 19, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Jan 26, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 2, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 9, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 16, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Feb 23, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Mar 2, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Mar 9, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Mar 16, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online

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