BMCB 658 (M1) - General Biochemistry

Manchester   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Bchm, Molecular&Cellular Biol
Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2019 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (01/22/2019 - 05/13/2019)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   40  
CRN: 52148
Comprehensive, introductory course emphasizing the cellular metabolism and the structure and function of proteins, nucleic acids, carbohydrates, and lipids. Prereq: BIOL 411; CHEM 545 and CHEM 546, or CHEM 547 and CHEM 548, or CHEM 651 and CHEM 652. Coreq: BMCB 659.
Section Comments: Co-requisite BMCB 659W lab
Instructor permission required.
Co-Requisite: BMCB 659
Equivalent(s): BCHM 602, BCHM 656, BCHM 658
Only listed campus in section: Durham, Manchester
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Instructors: STAFF

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/22/2019 5/13/2019 Hours Arranged ONLINE
Additional Course Details: 

This lecture course runs in an asynchronous format. There are no online meetings, rather, modules are completed with assignments due online weekly, including exams.  You will need a reliable internet connection for this course and the ability to successfully navigate various online websites and animations. A laptop or desktop computer is needed to successfully complete the asynchronous work in this class. A tablet device or phone is insufficient to complete the work.  There is a co-requisite face to face lab that meets on the Manchester campus at the scheduled times. Students must register for the Manchester co-requisite lab course if planning to take this online lecture course. There is no required text for the course (recommended text is placed on reserve in the library and more information can be found on the booklist).



There are two recommended texts used in this course. Information on both is below. There are no course assignments taken directly from either text, but corresponding chapters for each text are outlined in the learning plans. Biochemistry by Campbell and Farrell, Seventh or Eighth Edition (electronic version is acceptable) –This is information for the eight edition, ISBN-10: 1285429109 ISBN-13: 9781285429106. There are a variety of options for accessing this text, including rental and ebook versions which will be more cost-effective. There is also a copy on reserve in the library for your use. Biochemistry; Free and Easy is available for free in multiple formats. See This is an OPEN course. This means that all care has been taken to find freely available high-quality resources for the course wherever possible. If you are interested in learning more about Open Educational Resources (OER), you can find out more here,