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Biochemistry

For students attending: Joliet Junior College
Who plan to major in: Biochemistry

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I.  Core Curriculum Electives

  • Basic Writing Proficiency - A grade of "C" or better in ENG 101 will complete this requirement.
  • Humanities - Choose one course from the following subjects : Art (115-118 only), English (NOT 102, 130, or 230), History, Music (101-108 only), Philosophy (NOT 104), or Theater 101. 
  • Social Sciences - Choose one course from the following subjects : Anthropology, Economics (NOT 107), Geography, Political Science, Psychology, or Sociology. 
  • Humanities or Social Sciences - Choose an additional course from section B or section C.

II.  Required courses for the Biochemistry Degree:

JJC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MATH 170 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
MATH 171 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II MATH 152
MATH 172 Calculus and Analytic Geometry III MATH 251
PHYS 201 Engineering Physics I PHYS 123
PHYS 202 Engineering Physics II PHYS 221
CHEM 101 General Chemistry I CHEM 124
CHEM 102 General Chemistry II CHEM 125
CHEM 105 Quantitative Analysis CHEM 247
CHEM 209 Organic Chemistry I CHEM 237
CHEM 210 Organic Chemistry II CHEM 239 and 240
BIO 151 General Biology I BIOL 107 and 109
BIO 125 Human Biology BIOL 115 and 117
BIO 144 Introduction to Human Heredity BIOL 214
BIO 240 Microbiology BIOL 210
CIS 236 Programming in C CS 105

Please contact Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding course equivalencies.

Updated January 2019