Molecular Biology I

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Molecular Biology I

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Molecular Biology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    General Biology

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This course will cover the general and basic aspects of molecular biology class based on the textbook.

    Course Objectives
    This course aims to provide undergradutae students with basic knowledge on a variety of fundamental and biological processes occuring in prokaryotes and eukaryotes at the molecular level. In particular, during the first semester, DNA structure and the mechanics of DNA replication and transcription process will be introduced.

    - Molecular Biology of the Gene, 6th Ed. by Waston et al.
    - Pearson International Edition

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