The Biochemistry Program

Biochemistry Programs

The Departments of Chemistry & Biochemistry and Biological Sciences jointly offer a multi-disciplinary major in Biochemistry for the 40-course Bachelor of Science (BSc). You can also select a General Major in the Sciences and choose Biochemistry courses as options.

Biochemistry Core Courses & Electives

Course selections for the program will vary, but may include:

  • Introductory Biochemistry
  • Bioenergetics & Metabolism
  • Cell & Molecular Biology
  • Nucleic Acids
  • Genetics
  • Microbiology

Other Courses (not a complete list):

  • Methods in Biochemistry
  • Genome Maintenance
  • Developmental Biology
  • Analytical Chemistry II
  • Inorganic Chemistry I & II
  • Introduction to Physics or Biophysics

For more information, see your Program Planning Guide or speak to an Academic Advisor.