Program Calendar (2017/18)
BIOL-202 - Introduction to Biochemistry
|BIOL-202||Introduction to Biochemistry||3 - credits||$318.06|
An introduction to cell chemistry: topics include energy transfer, metabolic pathways, storage and transfer of information, protein structure and functioning and control mechanisms. Biology 202 is a continuation of Biology 201, intended primarily for second-year university transfer students wishing to major in biology or related fields. Through lectures and labs the course emphasizes the structural and functional aspects of cellular chemistry. Topics include cellular energetics, enzyme kinetics, respiration, photosynthesis, membrane transport, cell division, the genetic code and control systems. The laboratory exercises emphasize proper experimental techniques, data collection and analysis and technical writing skills.
Prerequisites: BIOL 201 or the equivalent or permission of the instructor.
Corequisites: CHEM 202.
Delivery Method: On-Campus
Lab Required: Yes - please note courses with labs are charged an additional fee of $24.34 per course credit.
Credits: 3 | Length: 90 hours | Course Outline for BIOL-202
BIOL-202 Introduction to Biochemistry can be found in the following programs:
- Associate of Science (ASc) - Environmental Sciences - Associate Degree
- Biology and Medicine Pre-Major - Associate Degree