BS Biochemistry

Superior University’s BS Biochemistry program is designed to help students develop skills and an in-depth understanding of the core aspects of biology, biochemistry, and the physiology of the human body and contrast them with other species by developing analytical skills to evaluate laboratory and field data. The ambit of the course extends to cutting-edge developments within the fields of biotechnology, molecular ecology, climate change, and antimicrobial resistance.

Eligibility: F.Sc Pre-Medical or equivalent

Semester 1

CourseCredit Hours
Biochemistry I: Introductory
Biochemistry
3
Classical genetics3
Introduction to computer Science3
Functional English
3
Mathematics-I3
Islamic Studies/Ethics
2
Total17

Semester 2

CourseCredit Hours
Biochemistry II: Carbohydrates and
Lipids
3
Molecular Biology I: Introduction to
Molecular Biology
3
Cell Biology
3
Mathematics-II3
English II: Communication skills
3
Pakistan Studies2
Total17

Semester 3

CourseCredit Hours
Biochemistry III: Protein and Nucleic
Acid
3
Introduction to Biotechnology
3
Molecular Biology II:Gene Regulation
4
English III: Technical Writing &
Presentation Skills
3
Nutritional Biochemistry
3
Total17

Semester 4

CourseCredit Hours
Probability and Biostatistics3
Recombinant DNA Techniques4
Introduction to cell signaling3
Biosafety and Bioethics2
Biological Diversity3
Immunology3
Total18

Semester 5

CourseCredit Hours
Genomics, Transcriptomics and Proteomics Research methodology3
General Microbiology2
Cell and Tissue Culture3
Plant Biochemistry3
Human Physiology3
Total14

Semester 6

CourseCredit Hours
Bioinformatics3
Enzymology3
Toxicology3
Metabolism3
Entrepreneurship3
Biofuels and Biorefineries3
Total18

Semester 7

CourseCredit Hours
Environmental Biochemistry3
Microbial Biochemistry and Biotechnology3
Biochemical Techniques3
Clinical Biochemistry3
Seminar1
Research Project-I3
Total16

Semester 8

CourseCredit Hours
Current trends in Biochemistry3
Nano-biotechnology3
Stem Cell and Gene Therapy3
Research Project-II3
Biochemsitry of Natural Products3
Total15

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