Biochemistry I

Course Information
TitleΒΙΟΧΗΜΕΙΑ Ι / Biochemistry I
Code100202C
FacultyHealth Sciences
SchoolDentistry
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorStavros Iliadis
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID240000561

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Dentistry (2010-today)

Registered students: 260
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory Course217

Class Information
Academic Year2021 – 2022
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours5
Class ID
600190335
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
  • Distance learning
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
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
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
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
Keywords
Carbohydrate metabolism, fatty acid metabolism; oxidative phosphorylation; cholesterol and lipoprotein metabolism
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Video lectures
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures1907.3
Laboratory Work180.7
Total2088
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Oral Exams (Formative, Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Η ύλη του μαθήματος καλύπτεται από τα συγγράμματα «Βασική Ιατρική Βιοχημεία του Marks» των M. Lieberman και A. Marks (σε μετάφραση), Επιστημονικές εκδόσεις Παρισιάνου και «ΒΙΟΧΗΜΕΙΑ» JMBerg, JLTymoczko, LStryer (σε μετάφραση), Πανεπιστημιακές Εκδόσεις Κρήτης.
Additional bibliography for study
«ΒΙΟΧΗΜΕΙΑ» JMBerg, JLTymoczko, LStryer (σε μετάφραση), Πανεπιστημιακές Εκδόσεις Κρήτης.
Last Update
21-10-2020