Biochemistry

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Biochemistry

For a major in Biochemistry, the minimum requirement is 24 credit points from senior units of study listed in this subject area.
Please refer to the Science Faculty website for details of the major, http://sydney.edu.au/science/
Junior units of study
MBLG1001
Molecular Biology and Genetics (Intro)
6    A 6 credit points of Junior Biology and 6 credit points of Junior Chemistry.
N MBLG1901 or MBLG1991, MBLG1901 or MBLG1991, MBLG1901 or MBLG1991
Semester 2
Semester 2
MBLG1901
Molecular Biology and Genetics (Adv)
6    A (HSC Chemistry and HSC Biology) OR (6 credit points of Junior Biology and 6 credit points of Junior Chemistry)
P (Minimum Band 5 in HSC Chemistry and HSC Biology) or (6 credit points from Chemistry and 6 credit points from Biology)
N MBLG1001 or MBLG1991, MBLG1001 or MBLG1991, MBLG1001 or MBLG1991

Note: Department permission required for enrolment in the following sessions:Semester 2
Prerequisites: UAI (or ATAR equivalent) of 95 or by invitation
Semester 2
Semester 2
MBLG1991
Molecular Biology and Genetics (SSP)
6    N MBLG1001 or MBLG1901, MBLG1001 or MBLG1901

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Prerequisites: (ATAR of at least 99.0 or equivalent and Band 6 in Chemistry or Biology) OR (Medallist in an International Biology or Chemistry Olympiad) OR (Exceptional performance in a relevant unit of study).
Semester 2
Intermediate units of study
BCHM2071
Protein Biochemistry
6    A CHEM1101 and CHEM1102
P (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901) and 12 credit points of Junior Chemistry
N BCHM2011 or BCHM2971, BCHM2011 or BCHM2971, BCHM2011 or BCHM2971


Recommended concurrent units of study: MBLG2071 and BCHM2072 for progression to Senior Biochemistry.
Semester 1
Semester 2
BCHM2971
Protein Biochemistry (Advanced)
6    P 12 credit points of Junior Chemistry and a Distinction level in (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901)
N BCHM2071, BCHM2071, BCHM2071


Recommended concurrent units of study: (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971) and (BCHM2072 or BCHM2972) for progression to Senior Biochemistry.
Semester 1
Semester 2
BCHM2072
Human Biochemistry

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901) and 12 credit points of Junior Chemistry
N BCHM2972 or BCHM2112 or BCHM2002 or BCHM2102 or BCHM2902


This unit is not available to BMedSc students. Recommended concurrent units of study: (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971) and BCHM2071 for progression to Senior Biochemistry.
Semester 1
BCHM2972
Human Biochemistry (Advanced)

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P 12 credit points of Junior Chemistry and Distinction level in (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901)
N BCHM2072


This unit is not available to BMedSc students. Recommended concurrent units of study: (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971) and (BCHM2071 or BCHM2971) for progression to Senior Biochemistry.
Semester 1
MBLG2071
Molecular Biology and Genomics

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901) and 12 credit points of Junior Chemistry
N MBLG2971 or MBLG2001 or MBLG2101 or MBLG2901 or MBLG2111 or AGCH2001 or BCHM2001 or BCHM2101 or BCHM2901 or MBLG2871 or MBLG2771


Recommended concurrent units of study: (BCHM2071 or BCHM2971) and (BCHM2072 or BCHM2972) for progression to Senior Biochemistry.
Semester 1
MBLG2971
Molecular Biology and Genomics (Adv)

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P Distinction in either (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901) and 12 credit points of Junior Chemistry
N MBLG2071 or MBLG2771 or MBLG2871 or MBLG2001 or MBLG2101 or MBLG2901 or MBLG2111 or AGCH2001 or BCHM2001 or BCHM2101 or BCHM2901
Semester 1
Senior units of study
BCHM3071
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry- Genes

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901) and 12 credit points of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971 or BCHM2072 or BCHM2972). For BMedSc: (BMED2401 and BMED2405 and one of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971) or (BMED2801 and BMED2802 and BMED2804))
N BCHM3971 or BCHM3001 or BCHM3901
Semester 1
BCHM3971
Molecular Biology and Biochem- Genes (Adv)

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901) and Disctinction level in 12 credit points of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971 or BCHM2072 or BCHM2972). For BMedSc: (BMED2401 and Disctinction level in BMED2405, and one of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971) or (Distinction average in BMED2801 and BMED2802 and BMED2804))
N BCHM3071 or BCHM3001 or BCHM3901
Semester 1
BCHM3081
Mol Biology and Biochemistry- Proteins

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901) and 12 credit points of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971 or BCHM2072 or BCHM2972). For BMedSc: (BMED2401 and BMED2405 and one of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971) or (BMED2801 and BMED2802 and BMED2804))
N BCHM3981 or BCHM3001 or BCHM3901
Semester 1
BCHM3981
Mol Biology and Biochemistry- Proteins Adv

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901) and Disctinction level in 12 credit points of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971 or BCHM2072 or BCHM2972). For BMedSc: (BMED2401 and Disctinction level in BMED2405, and one of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971) or (Distinction average in BMED2801 and BMED2802 and BMED2804))
N BCHM3081 or BCHM3001 or BCHM3901
Semester 1
BCHM3072
Human Molecular Cell Biology
6    P (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901) and 12 credit points of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971 or BCHM2072 or BCHM2972). For BMedSc: (BMED2401 and BMED2405 and one of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971) or (BMED2801 and BMED2802 and BMED2804))
N BCHM3972 or BCHM3002 or BCHM3902 or BCHM3004 or BCHM3904, BCHM3972 or BCHM3002 or BCHM3902 or BCHM3004 or BCHM3904, BCHM3972 or BCHM3002 or BCHM3902 or BCHM3004 or BCHM3904
Semester 2
Semester 2
BCHM3972
Human Molecular Cell Biology (Advanced)
6    P (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901) and Disctinction level in 12 credit points of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971 or BCHM2072 or BCHM2972). For BMedSc: (BMED2401 and Disctinction level in BMED2405, and one of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971) or (Distinction average in BMED2801 and BMED2802 and BMED2804))
N BCHM3072 or BCHM3002 or BCHM3902 or BCHM3004 or BCHM3904, BCHM3072 or BCHM3002 or BCHM3902 or BCHM3004 or BCHM3904, BCHM3072 or BCHM3002 or BCHM3902 or BCHM3004 or BCHM3904
Semester 2
Semester 2
BCHM3082
Medical and Metabolic Biochemistry
6    P (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901) and 12 credit points of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971 or BCHM2072 or BCHM2972). For BMedSc: (BMED2401 and BMED2405 and one of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971) or (BMED2801 and BMED2802 and BMED2804))
N BCHM3982 or BCHM3002 or BCHM3902 or BCHM3004 or BCHM3904, BCHM3982 or BCHM3002 or BCHM3902 or BCHM3004 or BCHM3904, BCHM3982 or BCHM3002 or BCHM3902 or BCHM3004 or BCHM3904
Semester 2
Semester 2
BCHM3982
Medical and Metabolic Biochemistry (Adv)
6    P (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901) and Disctinction level in 12 credit points of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971 or BCHM2072 or BCHM2972). For BMedSc: (BMED2401 and Disctinction level in BMED2405, and one of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971) or (Distinction average in BMED2801 and BMED2802 and BMED2804))
N BCHM3082 or BCHM3002 or BCHM3004 or BCHM3902 or BCHM3904, BCHM3082 or BCHM3002 or BCHM3004 or BCHM3902 or BCHM3904, BCHM3082 or BCHM3002 or BCHM3004 or BCHM3902 or BCHM3904
Semester 2
Semester 2
BCHM3092
Proteomics and Functional Genomics
6    P (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901) and 12 credit points of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971 or BCHM2072 or BCHM2972). For BMedSc: (BMED2401 and BMED2405 and one of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971) or (BMED2801 and BMED2802 and BMED2804))
N BCHM3992 or BCHM3098, BCHM3992 or BCHM3098, BCHM3992 or BCHM3098
Semester 2
Semester 2
BCHM3992
Proteomics and Functional Genomics (Adv)
6    P (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901) and Disctinction level in 12 credit points of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971 or BCHM2072 or BCHM2972). For BMedSc: (BMED2401 and Disctinction level in BMED2405, and one of (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971 or BCHM2071 or BCHM2971) or (Distinction average in BMED2801 and BMED2802 and BMED2804))
N BCHM3092 or BCHM3098, BCHM3092 or BCHM3098, BCHM3092 or BCHM3098
Semester 2
Semester 2