Mount Vernon Nazarene University

2011-2012 Catalog

CHE1024G Introduction to Organic and Biological Chemistry with Laboratory [4].

A study of the structure and function of organic molecules found in living cells. Topics include biologically important functional groups, representative organic reactions, carbohydrates, lipids, amino acids, proteins, enzymes, primary metabolic pathways, the role of vitamins, and molecular genetics. Laboratory work parallels lecture topics.

Prerequisite: CHE1014G with a C- grade or higher. Not open to any student who has completed college work in both organic chemistry and biochemistry.