Course Catalog » Biochemistry 200A

Subject: Biochemistry
Course Number: 200A
Course Title: Structure of Macromolecules
Units: 3
School: Graduate Division
Department: Biochemistry And Molecular Biology Program

Course Description: Fundamental principles governing the behavior of, and modern techniques for, study of biological macromolecules. Topics covered are: thermodynamics (entropy, equilibrium, cooperative interactions); kinetics and catalysis; structure and function of macromolecules (DNA, membranes, proteins) by X-ray and electron optics; kinetics and structure of cooperative enzymes and systems of biological control.
Prerequisites: Calculus, physical chemistry, organic chemistry, and an advanced course in biology.
Activities: Lecture

Instructor of Record: D. Morgan
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade, P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: Yes
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No