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
Classroom
Remote Instruction
Starting at $935.00
As few as 12 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.

Fall 2021 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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Tuesday
Wait List
See Details
Instructor: Karen Lohnes
382198
Fee:
$935.00
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Location: Online
Notes

No meeting November 23, 2021

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors are not permitted. Enrollment deadline: September 28, 2021.  Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 04, 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 Sep 21, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Sep 28, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Oct 5, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Oct 12, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Oct 19, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Oct 26, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Nov 2, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Nov 9, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Nov 16, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Nov 30, 2021
1:00PM PT - 4:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Dec 7, 2021
1:00PM PT - 4:00PM PT
Online
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Tuesday 6:00PM - 9:30PM PT
Available
See Details
Instructor: Shakir Sayani
382196
Fee:
$935.00
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Location: UCLA
ENROLL BY: Sep 21, 2021
See Details
Notes

No meeting November 23, 2021

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: September 28, 2021. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 04, 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 Sep 21, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Tue Sep 28, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Tue Oct 5, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Tue Oct 12, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Tue Oct 19, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Tue Oct 26, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Tue Nov 2, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Tue Nov 9, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Tue Nov 16, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Tue Nov 30, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Tue Dec 7, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
-
Wednesday 6:00PM - 9:30PM PT
Available
See Details
Instructor: Shakir Sayani
382197
Fee:
$935.00
Classroomformat icon
Location: UCLA
ENROLL BY: Sep 22, 2021
See Details
Notes

No meeting November 24, 2021

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: September 29, 2021.   Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 05, 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 Sep 22, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Wed Sep 29, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Wed Oct 6, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Wed Oct 13, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Wed Oct 20, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Wed Oct 27, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Wed Nov 3, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Wed Nov 10, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Wed Nov 17, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Wed Dec 1, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18
Lecture
Wed Dec 8, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA
Haines Hall A18

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