Keck Graduate Institute offers an on-line course in Biochemistry for the health professions. The class is open to all undergraduate students and fulfills the Biochemistry pre-requisite for entrance into KGI's School of Pharmacy. It is also recommended for students admitted to the MBS and PPC programs.
This course provides an overview of the main aspects of biochemistry by relating molecular interactions to their effects in humans. Energy/thermodynamics, macromolecules, bioenergetics and integrative biochemistry concepts will be addressed through the study of structures, functions and interactions of macromolecules that govern fundamental biological processes. The course is designed to serve as a pre-requisite for students seeking careers in the health professions.
Download the course syllabus.
June 16, 2014 - August 8, 2014
On-line weekly schedule:
Monday 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. PST
Tuesday 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. PST
Thursday 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. PST (including a one hour live discussion)
$650 per unit* (4 units)
*Special discount for KGI students matriculating Fall 2014 (including PharmD, MBS and PPC students). For more information about this rebate call 909-607-9145.
Application deadline is June 9, 2014
General Biology I and II with the Labs
General Chemistry I and II with the Labs
Organic Chemistry I and II with the Labs
KGI is a member of the Claremont Colleges and a WASC accredited institution - check your local academic advising center for transferability of credits.