BC2014 - Principles of Biochemistry for Pharmacy Students
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences
Available to Bachelor of Pharmacy students.
This subject is designed to provide pharmacy students with the foundations of biochemistry
including the functional components of living cells and the basic metabolic strategies
adopted by living cells for the generation of energy and the synthesis of cellular
- demonstrate adherence to assessment deadlines;
- explain and construct the basic pathways of carbohydrate and lipid catabolism and
their role in energy production in living cells;
- demonstrate practical experience in biochemistry techniques;
- describe the role of enzymes in biochemistry;
- describe the structure and function of proteins, carbohydrates and lipids found in
- end of semester exam (50%)
- quizzes or tests (15%)
- assignments (35%).
|To successfully complete this subject it is recommended that students complete BM1000
prior to enrolment.
||CH1001 AND PC1005
Study Period 1
|Census Date 26-Mar-2020
||Dr Alanna Sorenson
||Mr Ray Layton, Professor Joseph Holtum, Dr Alanna Sorenson, Assoc. Professor Patrick Schaeffer, Dr Alex Roberts, Assoc. Professor Lionel Hebbard, Dr Craig McFarlane, Professor David Miller.
The student workload for this
credit point subject is approximately
- 34 hours lectures
- 9 hours tutorials
- 28 hours practicals
- assessment and self-directed study
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest