Module Catalogues

Organic Chemistry for Biologists

Module Title Organic Chemistry for Biologists
Module Level Level 1
Module Credits 2.50
Academic Year 2020/21
Semester SEM2

Aims and Fit of Module

The aim of this course is to introduce students to the major classes of organic compounds and their chemical reactions in a biological context

Learning outcomes

By the end of this course students will have acquired an understanding of the basic classes of organic compounds and the ability apply their knowledge of organic chemistry to solve problems in area of biological importance.

Method of teaching and learning

This course will be taught by a series of lectures in Chemistry. Students will learn how to apply their knowledge by completing a series of related workshops.