BIO 501 Biological Chemistry (Graduate)

This course provides an intermediate understanding of chemical principles in biology and focuses on the study of proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, and nucleic acids in a biological context. Enzymes, metabolism, and gene expression are also investigated. This course is designed for those seeking the credentials required by many regional accrediting bodies in order to be able to teach advanced placement, concurrent early college, and undergraduate college Biology courses. Click here for syllabus.

Prerequisite: A bachelor’s degree with a Biology major or must be state certified (in any state) to teach Biology at a secondary school level. Undergraduate coursework must include a “C” level or higher in Introductory Biology, Introductory Biology Lab, General Chemistry, and General Chemistry Lab. 

Related Offerings:
BIO 504 Genetics (Spring 2020)
BIO 501 Biological Chemistry (Summer I 2020)
BIO 505 Human Physiology (Summer II 2020)
BIO 502 Cell Biology (Fall 2020)
BIO 503 Systems Biology (Late Fall 2020)
BIO 506 Microbiology (Spring 2021)

 Indiana Wesleyan University

Instructors: Joanna Vance, Ph.D.

Carla Thomas, Ph.D.

Julie Rennison, Ph.D.

Credit Hours: 3 Graduate

Date: 5/4/2020 – 6/28/2020

Location: Online

Teacher Level: 9-12