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SCH2232 Medical Biochemistry
Credit Points: 15
SCH1134 Human Structure and Function
SCC1226 Introduction to Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry
In this unit emphasis is given to the energetic metabolic processes of the normal human, and how various disease states are manifestations of abnormalities of biomolecular reactions and processes. Emphasis is also given to gaining an understanding of the principles of major laboratory methods used in diagnostic procedures and biomedical research.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K09Bachelor of Forensic Investigation
C32Bachelor of Medical Science
M89Bachelor of Science (Exercise and Sports Science)
M90Bachelor of Science (Exercise Science and Rehabilitation)
SMCBIMBiomedical Science 8 Unit Supporting Major
MIBIOMBiomedical Science Minor
MABUUDBiomedical Science Major
SMCHUMHuman Biology 8 Unit Supporting Major
MIHBIOHuman Biology Minor
MAHBIOHuman Biology Major
MAAAFDHuman Biology Major
MAAAHXNutrition Major
MAAAHZNutrition Bioscience Major
SMCPHAPharmacology 8 Unit Supporting Major
MIPHARPharmacology Minor
MABUUKPreclinical Science Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2014 VET: 14/05/2014