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
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
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