MSU Billings Course Descriptions
BCH - Biochemistry
BCH 380 Biochemistry
[formerly CHEM/BIOL 361 Biochemistry]
3 cr. Prerequisites: BIOB 160, CHMY 211 or CHMY 323. Corequisite: BCH 381. (F) Covers structure and function of biomolecules, biocatalysis, bioenergetics, as well as metabolism and its control.
BCH 381 Biochemistry Lab
[formerly CHEM/BIOL 371 Biochemistry Lab]
1 cr. Corequisite: BCH 380. (F) Complements the lecture material presented in the corequisite.
BCH 480 Advanced Biochemistry I
[formerly CHEM/BIOL 463 Advanced Biochemistry]
3 cr. Prerequisite: BCH 380. Corequisite: BCH 481. (Sp) Provides students with an opportunity to study advanced topics in biochemistry. Serves as an extension of BCH 380 exposing students to advanced aspects of biomolecular structure and function as well as metabolism and its regulation.
BCH 481 Advanced Biochemistry I Lab
[formerly CHEM/BIOL 473 Advanced Biochemistry Lab]
1 cr. Prerequisite: BCH 380. Corequisite: BCH 480. (Sp) Exposes students to advanced research methodologies in biochemistry. Utilizes project-based labs to complement the lecture material in the corequisite.
BCH 491 Special Topics
V1-12 cr. Prerequisite: determined as needed. Provides students with an opportunity to take courses not required in any curriculum for which there is a particular need, or given on a trial basis to determine acceptability and demand before requesting a regular course number.