CHEM 312 (SUMMER 2014) (37572)

CHEM 312

Chemistry of Life

*Add/Drop period is 06/02- 06/08. Permission number from instructor is required for enrollment .*

Structure, function, and properties of bioorganic/biochemical molecules important to life, health and nutrition. The areas covered are: atomic and molecular structure, chemical and physical properties of bio-organic functional groups, carbohydrates, fats, amino acids, proteins, enzymes, hormones, nucleic acids, digestion, nutrition. Also discusses the aesthetic, humanistic and practical aspects of science, where applicable, related to economic, health, historical (including contributions made by women and minorities), and/or political issues influenced by chemistry.

Intended for the non-chemistry major.

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Course No: 37572
Units: 3.0
Begin Date: June 2, 2014
End Date: July 3, 2014
Begin Time: 9:00am
End Time: 1:30pm
Meeting Days: M/W
Location: TBA
Instructor: Sajith Jayasinghe
**Please see course description above for how to register and pay for this course.