Module Catalogues

Introduction to Biological chemistry

Module Title Introduction to Biological chemistry
Module Level Level 2
Module Credits 2.50
Academic Year 2021/22
Semester SEM2

Aims and Fit of Module

The aim of this module is to provide students with detailed knowledge of the organic chemistry of biological systems. The module will provide insights into important metabolic pathways.

Learning outcomes

A Understand and discuss common mechanisms in Biological chemistry
B Master nomenclature and stereochemistry of biomolecules
C Understand and explain the metabolism of biomolecules from a chemical point of view
D Discuss and elucidate the metabolism of biomolecules

Method of teaching and learning

Lectures, tutorial and course works