Biochemistry 1

Course Information
TitleΒΙΟΛΟΓΙΚΗ ΧΗΜΕΙΑ 1 / Biochemistry 1
FacultyHealth Sciences
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorStavros Iliadis
Course ID200000247

Class Information
Academic Year2016 – 2017
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours5
Class ID
1. ΕΡΓΑΣΤΗΡΙΟ ΒΙΟΛΟΓΙΚΗΣ ΧΗΜΕΙΑΣCostas Haitoglou, Georgios Koliakos, Sofia Kouidou-Andreou
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
General Prerequisites
Basic knowledge of inorganic and organic chemistry Satisfactory knowledge of eukaryotic cell structure and operation
Learning Outcomes
After the successful completion of the course, students should: know the basic metabolic pathways of human metabolism know how each metabolic pathway is regulated know the role of basic metabolic pathways to the satisfaction of major nutritious human needs know how the basic metabolic pathways are correlated and interact with each other understand how the basic metabolic pathways are correlated with major metabolic diseases
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
Course Content (Syllabus)
Glycolysis Gluconeogenesis Citric acid cycle Oxidative phosphorylation Pentose phosphate pathway Glycogen biosynthesis Glycogenolysis Other carbohydrates metabolism Ethanol metabolism Oxygen free radicals Fatty acid oxidation Fatty acid biosynthesis Cholesterol metabolism Lipoproteins
Carbohydrate metabolism, fatty acid metabolism; oxidative phosphorylation; cholesterol and lipoprotein metabolism
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
PowerPoint presentations during lectures
Course Organization
Laboratory Work160.6
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
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