Biomolecules and Cells

Module code: CFS4021-B

Module Aims


This module will introduce you to the molecules of life and how these molecules produce the building blocks of living systems; cells. No previous knowledge of biology is assumed and the purpose of the module is to provide students with a good background of the structures and principles required within biochemistry, molecular and cell biology. As a chemist or student studying other physical sciences or engineering disciplines you will learn key concepts enabling you to communicate with biologists and medical scientists.

Through lectures, workshops and practical labs you will develop your understanding and appreciation of life sciences enabling you to bring these aspects to your major study areas.

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