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BMS2805 - Biochemistry for Veterinary Science

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Credit Units
3
Course Duration
One Semester
Pre-requisite(s)
AP1400 and AP2400 and BCH1100 and BMS2802 and GE1122 and GE1136 and GE1228 and GE1351 and GE1401 and GE1501 and GE2401 and VM2001 and VM2002 and VM2003
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2018/19 (Tentative)

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
 
Course Aims

This course aims to provide students:

  1. an understanding of the chemical structure of biomolecules involved in vertebrate metabolism; 
  2. concepts in biochemical reactions involved in metabolism;
  3. principles behind the free energy flow in several major metabolic pathways and their controls and integration;
  4. up-to-date knowledge on the biochemical basis of some diseases;
  5. experience with some biochemical techniques.


Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 3 hours
Minimum Passing Requirement : A minimum of 30% in coursework as well as in examination, in addition to a minimum of 40% in coursework and examination taken together.
 
Detailed Course Information

BMS2805.pdf

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Department of Biomedical Sciences