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BCH 341

Course Name: Bioenergetics

Credit Hours: 2

Introduction and definations. Flow of energy through biosphere. Principles of Bioenergetics. Free energy and equilibrium constants. High energy compounds. Role of ATP. Coupled reactions. Energetics of carbohydrates and lipid metabolism. Redox reactions and redox potentials. Mitochondrial electron transport and mechanism of oxidative phosphorylation. Energetics of photosynthesis and transport across biomembranes.

 

 Topics to be Covered

 

Topic

No of

Weeks

Contacthours

Introduction and definitions. Flow of energy and matter in biosphere and inside cells.   Role of ATP.

1

2

Principles of bioenergetics. Free energy and equilibrium constants .

    2.5

   5

High –energy compounds: structure and properties. Role of ATP. Coupled reactions.

    1.5

     3

Energetics  of carbohydrate and lipid metabolism.

    1.5

     3

Redox reactions and redox potentials.

 

    2.0

     4

Mitochondrial  electron transport and mechanism ofoxidative phosphorylation.

    2.0

     4

Energetics of photosynthesis and transport across

membranes.

    1.5

     3

 

 

 

 

 

Assessment

Assessment task  (eg. essay, test, group project, examination etc.)

Week due

Proportion of Final Assessment

1

 

Continuous Assessment Exam I

     6

   20%

2

 

Continuous  Assessment Exam II

        10

     20%

3

 

Final Exam

      14

     60%

Exam dates 

2nd Semester 1429-30

CAT 1

 Sat. 22/4/1430 ( 18/4/09)

CAT 2

 Sat  28/5/1430  ( 23/5/09)

Location of lectures

Time 10-11

Sat  ; Bld 5 room 459

Wed Bld 9 room 921

Model Exams 

CAT 1 341.doc

CAT 2 341.doc

341 Final exam.doc

Books:

  1.  Bioenrgetics  by  . Albert Lehninger
  2.  Lehninger’s Principles of Biochemistry  by D L    Nelson and M M Cox

 

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