Courses

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For more information regarding individual course timetables, please go to Mosaic or see the Master Timetable through the Registrar’s Office.

To obtain course outlines from before the 2007/2008 academic year, please contact the Undergraduate Advisor at biochemistryadvisor@mcmaster.ca

For more information regarding Biomedical Discovery & Commercialization courses, please visit http://bdcprogram-mcmaster.ca.

FALL 2020: Course outlines have been updated to a standard template by the Faculty of Science. Course content and expectations should remain the same between outlines. The course outline provided by your instructor takes precedent over the outlines found below, should any discrepancies exist. 



Level II Courses

Nucleic Acid Structure and Function - BIOCHEM 2B03
Protein Structure and Function - BIOCHEM 2BB3
Metabolism and Physiological Chemistry - BIOCHEM 2EE3
Inquiry in Biochemical Techniques - BIOCHEM 2L06
Exploring Careers in Biomedical Sciences - BIOMEDDC 2C03
Write right for your science: Scientific writing for the biomedical sciences - BIOMEDDC 2W03

Level III Courses

Biochemical Research Practice - BIOCHEM 3A03
Practical Bioinformatics in the Genomics Era - BIOCHEM 3BP3
Emerging Discovery in Cell Biology - Biochem 3CB3
Metabolism and Regulation - BIOCHEM 3D03
Research Advances in Cell Biology and Biochemistry - BIOCHEM 3EE3
Proteins and Nucleic Acids - BIOCHEM 3G03
Clinical Biochemistry - BIOCHEM 3H03
Advanced Biochemistry Techniques - BIOCHEM 3LA3
Microbial Interactions - Biochem 3MI3
Research Project - BIOCHEM 3R06
Structural Determination and Analysis of Macromolecules - Biochem 3Z03

Level IV Course

Inquiry in Biochemistry - BIOCHEM 4C03
Gene Regulation and Stem Cell Development - BIOCHEM 4E03
Senior Thesis - BIOCHEM 4F09
Biotechnology and Drug Discovery - BIOCHEM 4H03
Immunological Principles in Practice - BIOCHEM 4J03
Cellular and Integrated Metabolism - BIOCHEM 4M03
Molecular Membrane Biology - BIOCHEM 4N03
Biochemical Pharmacology - BIOCHEM 4Q03
Introduction to Molecular Biophysics - BIOCHEM 4S03
Senior Thesis - BIOCHEM 4T15
Senior Project - BIOCHEM 4Z03

Courses No Longer Offered

Courses No Longer Offered