Fundamentals of biology

Course contents
  • - Chemical fundamentals of life
    - Structure and function of biological macromolecules
    - Structure and function of cells and biological membranes
    - Notions of metabolism - enzymes
    - Cellular respiration and photosynthesis
    - Cell cycle
    - Fundamentals of heredity: Meiosis and sexual reproduction
    - Passing on characteristics: The notion of gene and Mendel
    - From gene to protein: Molecular fundamentals of heredity
    - Evolution of biodiversity
    - Plants - form and function
    - Animals - form and function