Biochemistry (Animals) Course Online

Biochemistry Animals Online Course

  • use biochemical services in a practical way
  • work with the application of biochemistry in applied science
  • use the support of qualified and experienced tutors
  • learn fundamentals first including atomic structure, the periodic table, molecules, nomenclature, organic chemistry
  • investigate common organic compounds such as carbohydrates, lipids and more.

Lessons cover: introduction to biochemistry, lipids, proteins, enzymes, nucleic acids, thermoregulation, carbohydrate metabolism, absorption, acidity, alkalinity and more.

 

Course Outline

There are 10 Lessons in this course:

  1. Introduction To Biochemistry
    • Basics; atoms, chemical bonds, molecules
    • The Periodic Table
    • Parts of a Molecule
    • Common chemical groups
    • Using these groups
    • Arrangement of atoms in a molecule
    • Chemical Nomenclature
    • Hydrocarbons
    • Aromaticity
    • Organisms and Organic Compounds
    • Biochemical Processes in the cell
  2. Lipids and Proteins
    • Carbohydrates; types
    • Hydrolysis
    • Carbohydrate Function
    • Lipids
    • Fatty Acids
    • Triglycerides
    • Phospholipids
    • Terminology
    • Commercially useful fats and lipids
    • Proteins
    • Functional Categorisation of Proteins
    • Proteins in the human diet
  3. Enzymes and Hormones
    • Classification of hormones
    • Endocrine Glands
    • Enzyme activation
    • Enzyme deactivation
    • Digestion
    • Digestive Enzymes
    • Digestive Hormones
    • Enzyme PBL Project
  4. Nucleic Acids
    • Scope
    • Nucleotide Structure
    • RNA
    • DNA
    • ATP
    • ADP
  5. Thermoregulation
    • Raising temperature
    • Lowering Temperature
    • Effect of Temperature on Enzymes
    • Sweat Glands
    • Energy Production
    • Individual BMR
    • Fever
  6. Carbohydrate Metabolism
    • Glycogenesis
    • Glycogenolysis
    • Gluconeogenesis
    • Hyperglycaemia
    • Hypoglycaemia
    • Carbohydrate Oxidation
    • Glycolysis Citric Acid Cycle
    • Anaerobic Respiration
    • Carbohydrate Storage
    • Absorption of Carbohydrates
    • Carbohydrates in Mammals
    • Comparing Energy Pathways
    • The Urea Cycle
  7. Absorption
    • Digestion
    • Digestive Enzymes
    • Chemical Digestion
    • Absorption
    • Peristalsis
    • Gastric, Pancreatic and Intestinal Juices
  8. Acidity and Alkalinity
    • What is pH
    • Measuring pH
    • Buffers
    • Animal Acid Base Balance
    • Acidosis and Alkalosis
    • Mammalian Buffer Systems
    • Role of Renal System in Acid Base Balance
  9. Chemical Analysis
    • Biochemical Testing
    • Concentration testing
    • Moles and Molarity
    • Chromatography
    • Spectrophotometry
    • Analysis of Biomolecules
    • DNA Composition
    • RNA Composition
    • Protein Composition
    • Titration
  10. Biochemical Applications
    • Environmental and Agricultural Testing
    • Medical Science
    • Poisons/Toxins
    • Cell Structure

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  • Experienced Tutor support
  • Certificate sent to you
  • Online study (Printed notes available)
  • Self paced - no set timetable
  • 12 months to complete course

From: $35.00 / week for 19 weeks

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Biochemistry Animals Online Course

  • use biochemical services in a practical way
  • work with the application of biochemistry in applied science
  • use the support of qualified and experienced tutors
  • learn fundamentals first including atomic structure, the periodic table, molecules, nomenclature, organic chemistry
  • investigate common organic compounds such as carbohydrates, lipids and more.

Lessons cover: introduction to biochemistry, lipids, proteins, enzymes, nucleic acids, thermoregulation, carbohydrate metabolism, absorption, acidity, alkalinity and more.

 

Course Outline

There are 10 Lessons in this course:

  1. Introduction To Biochemistry
    • Basics; atoms, chemical bonds, molecules
    • The Periodic Table
    • Parts of a Molecule
    • Common chemical groups
    • Using these groups
    • Arrangement of atoms in a molecule
    • Chemical Nomenclature
    • Hydrocarbons
    • Aromaticity
    • Organisms and Organic Compounds
    • Biochemical Processes in the cell
  2. Lipids and Proteins
    • Carbohydrates; types
    • Hydrolysis
    • Carbohydrate Function
    • Lipids
    • Fatty Acids
    • Triglycerides
    • Phospholipids
    • Terminology
    • Commercially useful fats and lipids
    • Proteins
    • Functional Categorisation of Proteins
    • Proteins in the human diet
  3. Enzymes and Hormones
    • Classification of hormones
    • Endocrine Glands
    • Enzyme activation
    • Enzyme deactivation
    • Digestion
    • Digestive Enzymes
    • Digestive Hormones
    • Enzyme PBL Project
  4. Nucleic Acids
    • Scope
    • Nucleotide Structure
    • RNA
    • DNA
    • ATP
    • ADP
  5. Thermoregulation
    • Raising temperature
    • Lowering Temperature
    • Effect of Temperature on Enzymes
    • Sweat Glands
    • Energy Production
    • Individual BMR
    • Fever
  6. Carbohydrate Metabolism
    • Glycogenesis
    • Glycogenolysis
    • Gluconeogenesis
    • Hyperglycaemia
    • Hypoglycaemia
    • Carbohydrate Oxidation
    • Glycolysis Citric Acid Cycle
    • Anaerobic Respiration
    • Carbohydrate Storage
    • Absorption of Carbohydrates
    • Carbohydrates in Mammals
    • Comparing Energy Pathways
    • The Urea Cycle
  7. Absorption
    • Digestion
    • Digestive Enzymes
    • Chemical Digestion
    • Absorption
    • Peristalsis
    • Gastric, Pancreatic and Intestinal Juices
  8. Acidity and Alkalinity
    • What is pH
    • Measuring pH
    • Buffers
    • Animal Acid Base Balance
    • Acidosis and Alkalosis
    • Mammalian Buffer Systems
    • Role of Renal System in Acid Base Balance
  9. Chemical Analysis
    • Biochemical Testing
    • Concentration testing
    • Moles and Molarity
    • Chromatography
    • Spectrophotometry
    • Analysis of Biomolecules
    • DNA Composition
    • RNA Composition
    • Protein Composition
    • Titration
  10. Biochemical Applications
    • Environmental and Agricultural Testing
    • Medical Science
    • Poisons/Toxins
    • Cell Structure

Send me free info pack

Enrol Now

  • Experienced Tutor support
  • Certificate sent to you
  • Online study (Printed notes available)
  • Self paced - no set timetable
  • 12 months to complete course

From: $35.00 / week for 19 weeks

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