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Module Detailed Information for [LSM1401]
Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 2
Correct as at 09 Dec 2018 20:00

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Module Title : Fundamentals of Biochemistry
Module Description : This module aims to provide student with a strong background in the fundamental aspects of biochemistry including selected topics in cell biology, microbial systems and molecular genetics, with an emphasis on their applications to chemical and pharmaceutical industries as well as engineering practices (in particular bioengineering, chemical engineering, environmental engineering, and engineering science). Upon completing this module, the student is expected to have sufficient knowledge in fundamental life processes in order to appreciate and relate the importance of biochemistry in industry as well as in everyday life. The student should also be well prepared to take up higher level modules for which biochemistry is the prerequisite.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : No Exam Date.
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : GCE 'A' Level or H2 Chemistry or equivalent, or CM1417 or CM1417X
Preclusion : Not for Life Sciences major/minor and student must not have read LSM1101 or its equivalent.
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 2-0.5-1-0-6.5
Remarks : Nil
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B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week

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