University of Guelph 2003-2004 Undergraduate Calendar

X--Degree Programs, Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)

Biological Chemistry (BCHM)

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, College of Physical and Engineering Science.

Major (Honours Program)

This major will require the completion of 20.00 credits as indicated below:

Semester 1

BIOL*1030 [0.50] Biology I

CHEM*1040 [0.50] General Chemistry I

MATH*1200 [0.50] Calculus I

PHYS*1000 [0.50] An Introduction to Mechanics

0.50 Arts or Social Science elective

Semester 2

BIOL*1040 [0.50] Biology II

CHEM*1050 [0.50] General Chemistry II

MATH*1210 [0.50] Calculus II

PHYS*1010 [0.50] Introductory Electricity and Magnetism

0.50 Arts or Social Science elective

Semester 3

CHEM*2060 [0.50] Structure and Bonding

CHEM*2400 [0.75] Analytical Chemistry I

CHEM*2580 [0.50] Introductory Biochemistry

MBG*2000 [0.50] Introductory Genetics

0.50 elective or restricted elective *

Semester 4

CHEM*2070 [0.50] Structure and Spectroscopy

CHEM*2700 [0.50] Organic Chemistry I

CHEM*3430 [0.50] Analytical Chemistry II: Instrumental Analysis

MBG*2020 [0.50] Introductory Molecular Biology

0.50 elective or restricted elective *

Semester 5

CHEM*2880 [0.50] Physical Chemistry

CHEM*3570 [0.50] Analytical Biochemistry

CHEM*3640 [0.50] Chemistry of the Elements I

CHEM*3750 [0.50] Organic Chemistry II

0.50 elective or restricted elective *

Semester 6

CHEM*3560 [0.50] Structure and Function in Biochemistry

CHEM*3650 [0.50] Chemistry of the Elements II

CHEM*3760 [0.50] Organic Chemistry III

0.50 elective or restricted elective *

One of: **

CHEM*4630 [0.50] Bioinorganic Chemistry

CHEM*4720 [0.50] Organic Reactivity

Semester 7

CHEM*4730 [0.50] Synthetic Organic Chemistry

1.00 Chemistry, Biochemistry or Molecular Biology and Genetics courses at the 3000 or 4000 level ***

0.75 elective or restricted elective *

Semester 8

CHEM*4740 [0.50] Topics in Bio-Organic Chemistry

1.00 Chemistry, Biochemistry or Molecular Biology and Genetics courses at the 3000 or 4000 level ***

1.00 elective or restricted elective *

One of: **

CHEM*4630 [0.50] Bioinorganic Chemistry

CHEM*4720 [0.50] Organic Reactivity

* restricted electives required include:

BIOL*2210 [0.50] Introductory Cell Biology

One of:

MICR*2020 [0.50] Microbial Interactions and Associations

MICR*2030 [0.50] Microbial Growth

** CHEM*4630 and CHEM*4720 are offered in alternating winter semesters and both courses are required.

*** the allowable Chemistry, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and Genetics courses at the 3000 and 4000 level are:

CHEM*3440 [0.50] Analytical Chemistry III: Analytical Instrumentation

CHEM*4520 [0.50] Metabolic Processes

CHEM*4540 [0.50] Enzymology

CHEM*4550 [0.50] Biochemistry and Structure of Macromolecules

CHEM*4570 [0.50] Applied Biochemistry

CHEM*4580 [0.50] Membrane Biochemistry

CHEM*4900 [0.75] Chemistry and Biochemistry Research Project I

CHEM*4910 [0.75] Chemistry and Biochemistry Research Project II

MBG*3350 [0.75] Laboratory Methods in Molecular Biology I

MBG*4080 [0.50] Molecular Genetics

TOX*4590 [0.50] Biochemical Toxicology


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