This course provides fundamental concepts in biochemistry, which focuses upon the major macro-molecules and chemical properties of living systems. Primary topics include the structures, properties and functions of amino acids, proteins, carbohydrates, and lipids. The mechanisms of the major macro-molecules metabolism, enzyme kinetics, regulation and inhibition are also addressed. This is a required course that prepares you in the Pre-Medicine Degree Program as well as in Nutrition and Dietary Program. When finished, you will master the key concepts and theories in biological chemistry of the curriculum for Pre-Medicine or Nutrition.