Affilited to University of Madras

Co-Educational Institution

B.Sc. Biochemistry

About the Department

Eligibility: +2 pass from Academic / Vocational stream or its equivalent recognized by Madras University

Biochemistry is the branch of science that deals with the reactions occurring inside the system. It gives an understanding of the molecules, molecular reactions and functions. It can be thought of as combination of life sciences and with special focus on clinical sciences. Biochemistry is the branch of science that deals with the structure, composition and reactions of Biomolecules occurring inside the living system.

Biochemistry includes the sciences of

  • Biotechnology, Molecular biology, Physiology, Immunology, Bioorganic and biophysical chemistry.

Biochemistry spills over into pharmacology, physiology, microbiology, and clinical chemistry. In these areas, a biochemist may investigate the following;

  • The mechanism of a drug action;
  • Engage in viral research;
  • Conduct research pertaining to organ function;

Use chemical concepts, procedures, and techniques to study the diagnosis and therapy of disease and the assessment of health.

OUR VISION

To provide quality education this would make learning effective. Education should be such that the student should be motivated to pursue higher studies. All learning should be for the betterment of the learner and the society around them. Education received should make the student a humane individual, who excels not only in academics but would understand the finer aspects of life. The teaching and learning community should work together to achieve effective and achievable goals.

OUR MISSION

Chennai National Arts and Science College aims to mould the students to go out as conscious citizens with concern. To help this happen the faculty and the administration works symbiotically. A creative atmosphere helps in the students to think and make their learning effective. Every student’s ability is taken into consideration for him/her to grow in his/her field of capability. An atmosphere of learning with a supportive environment will certainly help the teacher and the taught.

GOAL

Chennai National Arts and Science College has set achievable goals for the student community.

  • To make them question and develop curiosity and thereby gain knowledge
  • Develop a scientific temperament through practical exercises
  • Provide platform for their creative thinking
  • Aid in developing their leadership abilities through Seminars and Conferences
  • Encourage them to pursue higher education

The Faculty work in harmony with the students.

  • They help in the development of their character
  • Counsel and guide them and gradually infuse values of life
  • Collaborate with industries and help students to link what they study with real life situations, to make their learning stronger
I Year II Year III Year
Semester - I Semester - III Semester - V
Cell Biology Biochemical Techniques -I Enzymes
Allied – Chemistry I Intermediary metabolism
Molecular Biology
Elective- I Biotechnology
Semester - II Semester - IV Semester - VI
Chemistry of Biomolecules Biochemical Techniques -II Nutritional Biochemistry and Human Rights
Allied – Chemistry II Clinical Biochemistry
Elective-II Immunology
Elective-III Physiology

Dr. C. ELIZABETH RANI

Head of the Department

Dr. C. ELIZABETH RANI

Head of the Department

Dr. C. ELIZABETH RANI

Head of the Department

Dr. C. ELIZABETH RANI

Head of the Department

Dr. C. ELIZABETH RANI

Head of the Department

Dr. C. ELIZABETH RANI

Head of the Department

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