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Biochemistry

For students attending: Kankakee Community College
Who plan to major in: Biochemistry 

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in ENGLISH 1613 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: English (1713-2813) History, Humanities,  or Philosophy. 
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: Anthropology, Economics, Geography, Political Science, Psychology, Social Sciences, or Sociology. 
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C.

II. Required courses for the Biochemistry degree:

KKC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MATH 2515 Calculus/Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
MATH 2524 Calculus/Analytic Geometry II MATH 152
MATH 2534 Calculus/Analytic Geometry III MATH 251
PHYS 2614 Physics I PHYS 123
PHYS 2624 Physics II PHYS 221
CHEM 1614 General Chemistry I CHEM 124
CHEM 1624 General Chemistry II CHEM 125
CHEM 2714 Organic Chemistry I CHEM 237 
CHEM 2724 Organic Chemistry II CHEM 239 and 240
BIOL 1514 General Biology I BIOL 107 and 109
BIOL 1534 Human Biology BIOL 115 and 117
BIOL 2714 Microbiology BIOL 210 and 225
COSC 2613 Computer Prog. for Science and Engineering CS 105

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

Updated October 2018