BIOL 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. 

Note: 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.

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:
BIOL 501 Biological Chemistry (Winter/Spring I 2022 & Winter/Spring I 2023)
BIOL 502 Cell Biology (Summer II 2022 & Winter/Spring II 2023)
BIOL 503 Systems Biology (Fall I 2022 & Summer I 2023)
BIOL 504 Genetics (Winter/Spring II 2022 & Summer II 2023)
BIOL 505 Human Physiology (Fall II 2022)
BIOL 506 Microbiology (Summer I 2022)

Indiana Wesleyan University

Semester: Winter/Spring I

Instructor: Dr. Carla Thomas

Credit Hours: 3 Graduate

Dates: 1/3/23 – 2/27/23

Location: Online Asynchronous

Teacher Level: Grades 9-12

Graduate Certificate Available: Yes

Master’s Completion Option: Yes

BIOL 501 Syllabus

Master of Biology in Education