Department of Biochemistry offers 320 hours course during the first three Terms (1.5years) of MBBS course including Lecture 120hours, Tutorial 100hours and Practical 100 hours. The course will be evaluated by 1st Professional Examination.

COURSE Objectives:

At the end of the course in Biochemistry the students should be able to:

> Demonstrate basic knowledge on major biomolecules, enzymes, hormones and nutrients and of fundamental chemical principles involved in body mechanism upon which life process depends.

> Demonstrate skills in performing and interpreting Bio-chemistry laboratory tests and procedures with emphasis on those used in Bangladesh.

> Demonstrate skills in using the modern biochemical appliances.

> Equip themselves with requisite knowledge for higher studies and research.

> Develop sound attitude towards the need for continuing self education