BIO SCI 98 Biochemistry (2015-2016)

BIO SCI 98 Biochemistry

(Required for BMEP. Elective for BME and ChE.)
Catalog Data:

BIO SCI 98 Biochemistry (Credit Units: 4) Structure and properties of proteins; major biochemical pathways and mechanisms for their control. Corequisite: CHEM 51A and CHEM 52. Prerequisite: BIO SCI 97 with a grade of C- or better. Prerequisite or Corequisite: CHEM 51B or CHEM 52B. Biological Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Public Health Sciences, Biomedical Engineering: Premedical, and Nursing Science majors have first consideration for enrollment. . (Design units: 0)

Required Textbook:
. Edition, , 1969, ISBN-13 978-0321707338.

Recommended Textbook:
None
References:
None
Coordinator:
Relationship to Student Outcomes
No student outcomes specified.
Course Learning Outcomes. Students will:
Prerequisites by Topic
Lecture Topics:
  • Non- covalent forces and water
  • Acid-base equilibria, pH, and buffers
  • Amino acids and the peptide bond
  • Purification & characterization of proteins
  • Protein Structures
  • Oxygen binding proteins
  • Enzymes
  • Carbohydrates
  • Lipids
  • Bioenergetics
  • Metabolism
  • Glycosis
  • Citric Acid cycle
  • Fatty acid metabolism
  • Urea cycle
  • Oxidative phosphorylation
  • Photosynthesis
Class Schedule:

Meets for 3 hours of lecture and 1 hour of discussion each week for 10 weeks.

Computer Usage:
Laboratory Projects:
Professional Component

Contributes toward Mathematics and Basic Science.

Design Content Description
Approach:
Lectures:
Laboratory Portion:
Grading Criteria:

Option 1
* Discussion: 10% * Midterm(s): 30% * Final: 60% * Total: 100%

Option 2
* Attendance: 5% * Midterm: 31% * Final: 64%

Estimated ABET Category Content:

Mathematics and Basic Science: 4.0 credit units

Computing: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Topics: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Science: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Design: 0.0 credit units

Prepared:
August 6, 2014
Senate Approved:
June 10, 2013
Approved Effective:
2013 Fall Qtr