BC368 - Biochemistry of the Cell II
Instructor: Kevin Rice (Keyes 313, x5763, firstname.lastname@example.org)
BC367 Learning Goals
- To learn the fundamental chemistry and biochemistry of major classes of biomolecules, including amino acids and proteins, sugars and polysaccharides, nucleotides and nucleic acids, and lipids.
- To understand how chemical reactivity, thermodynamics, and kinetics are responsible for life.
- To sharpen problem-solving skills of both a qualitative and quantitative nature and to solve problems that involve the integration and synthesis of new knowledge.
- To enhance written and oral communication skills and build confidence in oral expression in a group setting.
Approximate Lecture and Discussion Schedule
Membranes & Transport
Citric Acid Cycle
Fatty Acid Catabolism
Fatty Acid Biosynthesis
Integration of Metabolism