CHEM 351 - Fundamentals of Biochemistry
Section: 100
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Chemistry (CHEM)
Department: LSA Chemistry
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, NS
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in MCDB 310 or BIOLCHEM 415.
Waitlist Notes:
chemundergrad@umich.edu
Advisory Prerequisites:
Completion of BIOLOGY 172 or equivalent; CHEM 210 and completion or concurrent in CHEM 215.
Other Course Info:
F, W.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course is designed to serve as an introduction to biochemistry for students intending to pursue the BS major in biochemistry and for others who are interested in gaining an overview of the fundamental chemistry underlying cellular functions. The material includes an introduction to the structures of biological macromolecules and an overview of the fundamental cellular processes associated with metabolism, biosynthesis, and replication. It is taught from a chemical perspective with an emphasis of understanding biochemical phenomena through chemical structure and mechanism.

Intended Audience:

Students at sophomore/junior level who intend to major in Biochemistry. Also those interested in chemical principles of biochemistry, such as Chemistry and MCDB majors and pre-medical students.

Class Format:

3 hour per week in lecture format plus 1 hour per week recitation led by a GSI.

CHEM 351 - Fundamentals of Biochemistry
Schedule Listing
100 (LEC)
 
19985
Open
66
 
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MWF 10:00AM - 11:00AM
101 (DIS)
P
20556
Open
22
 
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M 9:00AM - 10:00AM
106 (DIS)
P
20559
Open
22
 
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W 9:00AM - 10:00AM
107 (DIS)
P
20560
Open
22
 
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Tu 1:00PM - 2:00PM
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ISBN: 1464110638
Package: Principles of Biochemistry HARDCOVER, BiochemPortal Access Card for Lehinger's Principles of Biochemistry
Optional
ISBN: 1464109664
BiochemPortal Access Card for Lehinger's Principles of Biochemistry
Optional
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