What is Biochemistry?

 

Biochemistry is the study of the chemistry of life. It combines biology and chemistry to investigate the structure, composition, and chemical reactions of substances in living systems. It includes the disciplines of molecular biology and cell biology, as well as bioinorganic, bioorganic, and biophysical chemistry. 

 

Promotion to Major

All CNS students are required to meet entry-level requirements prior to declaring a specific degree and major option. In order to meet entry-level requirements, all entry-level courses must be completed with a grade of C- or better and maintain good standing in CNS. 

MAJOR

COURSES

ALTERNATIVE/SUBSTITUTIONS

     
Biochemistry M 408C M 408N or M 408K
  CH 301/302 CH 301H/302H
  BIO 311C/D BIO 315H
  BIO 325 BIO 325H
     

Degrees Offered

Biochemistry Degrees Catalog Catalog Catalog Catalog
BA 2014-16 2012-14 2010-12 2008-10
BSA 2014-16 N/A N/A N/A
BS Opt I: Biochemistry 2014-16 2012-14 2010-12 2008-10
BS Opt II: Computation       N/A   N/A 2010-12 2008-10

 


Course Descriptions

For a detailed list of course descriptions: Biochemistry Course Descriptions

Research

 

Getting Started

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