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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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 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 14D Organic Reactions and Pharmaceuticals.

Summer 2022 Schedule

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Friday 6:00PM - 9:00PM PT
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Instructor: Sen Wang
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Fee:
$935.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
Notes
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: July 1, 2022. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 07, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
(Optional) Book: Biochemistry by Donald Voet and Judith G. Voet
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Fri Jun 24, 2022
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Fri Jul 1, 2022
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Fri Jul 8, 2022
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Fri Jul 15, 2022
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Fri Jul 22, 2022
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Fri Jul 29, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Fri Aug 5, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Fri Aug 12, 2022
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Fri Aug 19, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Fri Aug 26, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Fri Sep 2, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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