Biochemistry I: Proteins, Lipids and Metabolism

BCH210H Fall

An introductory course in biochemistry covering proteins, enzymes, and metabolism.

There is no required textbook for this course.


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Amino acids can be classified based on their hydrophobicity, as determined in class. The 20 amino acids are sorted from most hydrophobic (left) to least (right).

Course Next Offered

Fall 2023

Course Time and Location

The next offering is Fall 2023, format TBD.


Successful completion of (CHM135H1, CHM136H1)/(CHM138H1, CHM139H1)/CHM151Y1
NOTE: CHM1** WITH COURSE EXCLUSION TO CHM135H1 AND CHM136H1 meet the Prerequisite requirement for BCH210H1.
CHMA10H3 & CHMA11H3 (UTSC) are equivalent to CHM135H1 ONLY. CHMB41H3/CHMB42H3 (UTSC) are equivalent to CHM136H1 ONLY.
CHM242H5 (UTM) is equivalent to CHM136H1 ONLY.
Students with a SDF in CHM135H1/CHM136H1/CHM138H1/CHM139H1 are not permitted to enrol in BCH210H1 until a final passing grade (50%) appears on the transcript.

Enrollment Limit



BCH242Y / 310H / 320Y / 321Y / CHM379H / 361H(E) / 362(E) / 261H(E)

Last Updated 19 July 2023