University of Guelph 2003-2004 Undergraduate Calendar

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

Biochemistry (BIOC)

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

Major (Honours Program)

The major will require the completion of at least 20.25 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

One of:

CIS*1500 [0.50] Introduction to Programming

CIS*1650 [0.50] Programming I

Semester 3

CHEM*2060 [0.50] Structure and Bonding

CHEM*2480 [0.50] Analytical Chemistry I

CHEM*2580 [0.50] Introductory Biochemistry

CHEM*2880 [0.50] Physical Chemistry

MBG*2000 [0.50] Introductory Genetics

Semester 4

BIOL*2210 [0.50] Introductory Cell Biology

CHEM*2700 [0.50] Organic Chemistry I

CHEM*3560 [0.50] Structure and Function in Biochemistry

MBG*2020 [0.50] Introductory Molecular Biology

0.50 elective

Semester 5

CHEM*3570 [0.50] Analytical Biochemistry

CHEM*3750 [0.50] Organic Chemistry II

MICR*2030 [0.50] Microbial Growth

STAT*2040 [0.50] Statistics I

0.50 elective

Semester 6

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

PHYS*2030 [0.50] Biophysics of Excitable Cells

1.50 elective

Semester 7

CHEM*4520 [0.50] Metabolic Processes

MICR*3230 [0.50] Immunology I

1.00 electives

One of:

MBG*3070 [0.50] Bacterial Genetics

MBG*3080 [0.50] Bacterial Genetics

MBG*4080 [0.50] Molecular Genetics

Semester 8

CHEM*4540 [0.50] Enzymology

CHEM*4580 [0.50] Membrane Biochemistry

1.50 electives

Electives

Selection of electives is subject to the following rules:

Minor (Honours Program)

A minor in Biochemistry consists of at least 5.00 course credits. The following courses are required:

CHEM*2580 [0.50] Introductory Biochemistry

CHEM*2700 [0.50] Organic Chemistry I

CHEM*3560 [0.50] Structure and Function in Biochemistry

CHEM*3570 [0.50] Analytical Biochemistry

CHEM*4540 [0.50] Enzymology

One of:

MBG*2020 [0.50] Introductory Molecular Biology

MICR*2030 [0.50] Microbial Growth

In addition, at least 2.00 credits must be chosen from the following courses, with at least 1.00 credits from the first four courses listed:

CHEM*4520 [0.50] Metabolic Processes

CHEM*4570 [0.50] Applied Biochemistry

CHEM*4580 [0.50] Membrane Biochemistry

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

MICR*3230 [0.50] Immunology I

MICR*4260 [0.50] Microbial Technology

TOX*4590 [0.50] Biochemical Toxicology


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