CHEM 300 Biochemistry for life Sciences

This is a one-semester course that will introduce students to the Chemistry of living systems at cellular and molecular levels. It will provide an overview of the cell structure, organization, and function. The course will also outline the roles of macromolecules, including carbohydrates, proteins, lipids, and nucleic acids in living systems. Cellular communication and energy production within the cell will also be examined. Biochemical aspects will be integrated with discussions on human health and disease.