Courses Catalogue

Methods Of Biochemical Analysis

COURSE CODE: BCH 2115 2102
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Physiology (Bachelor)
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: Faculty of Biomedical Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Content and Outline

COURSE CONTENT

 

1.   Principles of instrumentation; (3 LH)

 

2.   Principles, methodologies and applications of electrophoresis;  (3 LH)

 

3.   Chromatography: types and procedures; (3 LH)

 

4.   Spectroscopy and spectrometry; (3 LH)


5.   Centrifugation and isotopic techniques. (3 LH) TEACHING AND LEARNING METHODS

a.   Lectures,

 

b.   tutorials, c.   seminars,

d.   practical and

 

e.   field work where applicable

 

TEACHING AND LEARNING MATERIALS FOR THE COURSE

 

a.   Whiteboards and markers, b.   LCD projectors,

c.   posters,

 

d.   computer simulation,

 

e.   biochemistry laboratory, f.   reagents and

g.   lab equipment.