Department of Biochemistry
and Molecular Biology
logo Obafemi Awolowo University
Ile-Ife, Osun State.

Upcoming Events

Seminar for all part four student starts on wednesday

Source: H.O.D Date: 2017-09-21 16:20:30

There will be excos meeting tomorrow by 12pm.

Source: President Date: 2017-09-21 16:19:35

Courses

Outline of courses by parts and semester

Part One
HARMATTAN SEMESTER RAIN SEMESTER
Course Code Course Title L T P U Course Code Course Title L T P U
CHM 101 Introductory Chemistry I 3 1 0 4 CHM 102 Introductory Chemistry II 3 1 0 4
CHM 103 Experimental Chemistry I 0 0 3 1 CHM 104 Experimental Chemistry II 0 0 3 1
MTH 101 Elementary Mathematics I 4 1 0 5 MTH 102 Elementary Mathematics II 4 1 0 5
PHY 105 Physics for Biological Sciences I 3 1 0 4 PHY 106 Physics for Biological Sciences II 3 1 0 4
PHY 107 Experimental Physics IA 0 0 4 1 PHY 108 Experimental Physics IB 0 0 4 1
ZOO 101 Introductory Zoology I 3 0 0 3 ZOO 102 Introductory Zoology II 3 0 0 3
ZOO 103 Experimental Zoology I 0 0 3 1 ZOO 104 Experimental Zoology II 0 0 3 1
SER 001 Use of English 2 0 0 2 SER 001 Use of English 2 0 0 2
Total 21 Total 21
Part Two
HARMATTAN SEMESTER RAIN SEMESTER
Course Code Course Title L T P U Course Code Course Title L T P U
BCH 201 Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology I 2 0 0 2 BCH 204 Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology II 2 0 0 2
BCH 203 Chemistry of Macromolecules 2 0 0 2 BOT 102 Introductory Botany II 3 0 0 3
BOT 101 Introductory Botany I 3 0 0 3 BOT 104 Experimental Botany II 0 0 3 1
BOT 103 Experimental Botany I 0 0 3 1 BOT 202 Biometry 2 1 0 3
CHM 201 Basic Inorganic Chemistry 3 1 0 4 CHM 202 Basic Organic Chemistry 3 1 0 4
CHM 203 Basic Physical Chemistry 3 1 0 4 CHM 206 Experimental organic Chemistry II 0 0 4 1
CHM 205 Experimental Physical/Inorganic Chemistry II 0 0 4 1 MCB 202 General Microbiology II 2 0 3 3
MCB 201 General Microbiology I 2 0 3 3 FSC 202 Entrepreneurship for Science Students II 2 0 0 2
FSC 201 Entrepreneurship for Science Students I 2 0 0 2 SE Special Elective 2 0 0 2
SE Special Elective 2 0 0 2
Total 22 Total 21
Part Three
HARMATTAN SEMESTER RAIN SEMESTER
Course Code Course Title L T P U Course Code Course Title L T P U
BCH 301 General Biochemistry I 2 1 0 3 BCH 302 General Biochemistry II 2 1 0 3
BCH 305 Functional Biochemistry 2 0 0 2 BCH 306 Nutritional Biochemistry 2 0 0 2
BCH 307 Experimental Biochemistry I 0 0 3 1 BCH 308 Experimental Biochemistry I 0 0 3 1
BCH 309 Physical Biochemistry 2 0 0 2 BCH 310 Protein Structure and Function 2 0 0 2
BOT 203 Introductory Genetics and Evolution 3 0 3 4 BCH 312 Student Industrial Work Experience 0 0 9 3
CHM 307 Application of Spectroscopic Method 2 1 0 3 BCH 314 Biochemistry of Plant Secondary Metabolites 2 0 0 2
CSC 201 Computer Programming I 2 0 3 3 BCH 316 Fundamentals of Bioinformatics 2 1 0 3
SE Special Elective 2 0 0 2 SE Special Elective 2 0 0 2
Total 20 Total 18
Part Four
HARMATTAN SEMESTER RAIN SEMESTER
Course Code Course Title L T P U Course Code Course Title L T P U
BCH 401 Enzymology 2 1 0 3 BCH 402 Biochemistry of Immune System 2 0 0 2
BCH 403 Lipids and Biomembranes 2 1 0 3 BCH 404 Biochemical Toxicology 2 0 0 2
BCH 405/MOB 405 Physicochemical Methods in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 2 0 0 2 BCH 406 Seminar and Scientific Communication in Biochemistry 1 0 0 1
BCH 407 Nucleic acid and Protein Synthesis 2 0 0 2 BCH 412 Laboratory Techniques in Biochemistry II 0 0 6 2
BCH 409 Clinical and Forensic Biochemistry 1 0 0 1 BCH 414 Research Project II 0 0 9 3
BCH 411 Laboratory Tecniques in Biochemistry I 2 1 0 3 MOB 402 Applications of Biochemistry and Biotechnology 2 0 0 2
BCH 413 Research Project I 0 0 9 3 RE Restricted Electives (max 4units) 2 0 0 4
MOB 401 Principles of Molecular Biology 2 0 0 2 FE Free Elective 2 0 0 2
FE Free Elective 2 0 0 2
Total 20 Total 18
Special Electives
COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE UNITS
SER 001 The Use of English 4
Other Special Electives 8
SER 002 The Humanities and the African Experience 4
SEA 001 Government and Administration of Public Sector 2
SEA 002 Elements of Business Administration 2
SEL 001 Introduction to Law 2
SEL 002 Introduction to Legal Institution and Processes 2
SEM 001 Fundamentals of Building and Design for Human Habitaion 2
SEM 002 Issues in Land Management 2
SEO 002 Fundamentals of Human Behaviour 2
SEO 002 Man and His Environment 18
Sub Total 2
Restricted Electives
COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE UNITS
BCH 408 Microbial Physiology and Biochemistry 2
BCH 410 Biophysics 2
SER 002 The Humanities and the African Experience 4
CHM 314 Alicyclic bifunctional Aliphatic and Terpenoid Compounds 2
ENB 302 Environmental Technology and Biotechnology 2
SEL 001 Introduction to Law 2
FST 403 Food Microbiology II-Fermentation of Food Products 2
MOB 407 Process of Biochemistry 2
PCG 301 Drugs of Biological Origin I 3
PCG 308 Separation Techniques in Pharmacy 1
MTH 202 Mathematical Methods II 4
MTH 201 Mathematical Methods I 4
CHM 304 Thermodynamics 3
CHM 305 Chemical Kinetics 2
Sub Total 4