NS 3200

NS 3200

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

Presents the principles of biochemistry within the context of human health and disease. Teaches the metabolism of carbohydrates, lipids, and proteins from a perspective that emphasizes their role in supporting the structure and physiological functions of the major organs of the body. Incorporates the concepts of enzyme catalysis, enzyme regulation, hormone action, and bioenergetics within this framework. Covers he fundamental concepts of eukaryotic DNA structure, function, and gene expression with reference to their importance in regulating metabolism.

When Offered Fall.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: one year college biology; one year college general chemistry; and CHEM 1570 or CHEM 3570-CHEM 3580; or permission of instructor.
Forbidden Overlaps Forbidden Overlap: due to an overlap in content, students will receive credit for only one course in the following group: NS 3200, BIOMG 3300, BIOMG 3310 and BIOMG 3320, BIOMG 3330, BIOMG 3350.

Outcomes
  • Predict the impact of gene regulation and protein regulation on metabolism and physiology at the cell, system and whole body level.
  • Predict the impact of vitamins and minerals on metabolism and physiology at the cell, system and whole body level.
  • Integrate knowledge of the interactions of gene regulation, protein regulation and nutrient availability on homeostasis.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13488NS 3200  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: One year college biology; one year college general chemistry; and CHEM 1570 or CHEM 3570-CHEM 3580; or permission of instructor.If you are not able to enroll, please contact Terry Mingle (tpm2).

  • 13495NS 3200  DIS 201