Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2015/2016
Canadian Excellence

CH250
Bio-organic Chemistry
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3
  • Lab: 3 (biweekly)

In this course, the principles of biochemistry are introduced with a chemical emphasis. Topics include: the chemistry of water and biologically relevant aqueous solutions, structure of biomolecules and biopolymers (amino acids, peptides and proteins, nucleotides, DNA and RNA, carbohydrates and polysaccharides, lipids and biomembranes), introduction to enzymes and coenzymes.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
CH202.
Co-requisites
CH203 recommended.
Exclusions
CH330.
 

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revision May 28, 2015: CH250 Co-requisite revised; effective September 1, 2015.