BSc. Biochemistry (Minor)

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Year I Semester I

BCH 1101

Cell biology

30

30

45

3

BCH 1102

Biomolecule structures and functions

30

30

45

3

Sub-total 6

Year I Semester II

BCH 1201

Enzymology

30

30

45

3

BCH 1202

Metabolism and metabolic regulation

60

30

75

5

Sub-total 8

Year II Semester I

Electives: At least THREE course units should be taken in the entire second year. All year two courses are electives.

BCH 2101

Principles and applications of biochemical methods

45

30

60

4

BCH 2102

Physical biochemistry

15

30

30

2

BCH 2103

Endocrinology

30

30

45

3

BCH 2104

Tissue structure and function

30

30

45

3

Year II Semester II

BCH 2201

Microbial biochemistry and genetics

45

30

60

4

BCH 2202

Molecular biology

30

30

45

3

Year III Semester I

Electives: At least TWO course units should be taken in the entire third year. All year three courses are electives.

BCH 3101

Food science and nutrition

30

30

45

3

BCH 3102

Immunology and immunochemistry

45

30

60

4

BCH 3103

Advanced molecular biology

30

30

45

3

BCH 3104

Animal nutrition

30

0

30

2

BOT 3101

Plant biochemistry

30

30

45

3

Year III Semester II

BCH 3201

Industrial biochemistry and biotechnology

45

30

60

4

BCH 3203

Clinical biochemistry and disease processes

30

30

45

3

BCH 3204

Comparative biochemistry

30

0

30

2

BCH 3205

Pharmacology and toxicology

30

0

30

2

The student has to pass all core courses and AT LEAST FOUR COURSES AS ELECTIVES to complete the requirements for the minor.

The minimum total credit unit for the minor programme in Biochemistry is 32.

Years: 
3