Biochemistry I: Proteins, Lipids and Metabolism

BCH210H Summer

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

There is no required textbook for this course.

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Course Next Offered

Summer 2023 (May-June)

Course Time and Location

Please note, for Summer 2023, the course lectures and tutorials will be held in-person and this is an accelerated 6-week offering, vs. 12-weeks in the fall.


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

Yes — 300


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

Method of Student Evaluation



Sian Patterson

Sian Patterson

Medical Sciences Building Room 5221
1 King's College Circle
University of Toronto

Last Updated 4 April 2023