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Study in the Discipline of Biochemistry is taught within the School of Life and Environmental Sciences in the Faculty of Science. Units of study in this major are available at standard and advanced level.

Program structure and content

The School of Life and Environmental Sciences teaches Biochemistry to Science and Medical Science students at the Intermediate and Senior levels. This discipline area includes the fundamental principles governing the structure, function and interactions of biological molecules, the nature of genetic material and control of its expression and leads to an understanding of the molecular nature of living systems.

First year planning for a Biochemistry major

Essential: 12 credit points of Junior CHEM and BIOL1007/BIOL1907/BIOL1997
Recommended: 6 credit points of other Junior BIOL.

Contact/further information

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