Study the function of biologically important substances, their role in major cell-based metabolic processes as well as whole organisms, and their relationship to cellular function and structure.
|Prerequisites and Restrictions|| You must satisfy the following requirement(s):
What you will learn
After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:
- Knowledgeably discuss the function of proteins, complex polysaccharides and lipids
- Describe the function of proteins, carbohydrates, lipids and other macromolecules in the context of intermediary metabolism
- Explain the regulation and control of metabolism
- Describe the integration of intermediary metabolism in animals, plants and other living systems
- Apply biochemical principles to the analysis of biochemical systems in the laboratory
- Apply scientific methods and correctly interpret the results of scientific studies
- Solve problems both independently and as part of a team using scientific methods
- Collect, process and interpret data in a variety of contexts
- Use self-directed learning in later life or career development
- Have the ability to search, interpret and use bioinformatics databases.
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