Course Description

Course Name

Molecular Bioscience

Session: VCPS3122

Hours & Credits

24 Host University Units

Prerequisites & Language Level

CEM1000W (or home university equivalents), BIO1000F and BIO1004S (or home university equivalents)

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.


This course will introduce students to the concepts of biological chemistry fundamental to molecular biology as a basis to understanding the distinctive properties of microbial and eukaryotic living systems. Properties of biological molecules and macromolecules will be discussed, as well as recombinant DNA technology and energy production in cells. Students will also learn basic molecular techniques and experimental design.

*Course content subject to change