Course DescriptionAn introduction to the basic principles of biochemistry and molecular biology. Instruction examines the physical-chemical properties of biological macromolecules, the mechanisms of information storage in DNA, and the steps involved in expression of this information. Lab techniques and the interpretation of data are emphasized. Transferable for UC credit.
Course OutlineBasic principles of biochemistry and molecular biology are introduced in this course through the lens of physical-chemical properties of biological macromolecules and DNA.