CHEM338-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021

Chemical Biology

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 22 February 2021
End Date: Sunday, 27 June 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 7 March 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 14 May 2021


This course covers important concepts in chemical biology: the application of chemical techniques, tools, analyses, and synthetic chemicals, to the study and manipulation of the molecular processes taking place within cells.

Learning Outcomes

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.



BCHM338, CHEM325, BCHM302

Equivalent Courses

Recommended Preparation

Timetable 2021

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 11:00 - 12:00 Rehua 002 Lectorial
22 Feb - 4 Apr
26 Apr - 6 Jun
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 10:00 - 11:00 Rehua 005
22 Feb - 28 Mar
26 Apr - 6 Jun
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 16:00 - 17:00 Psychology - Sociology 252 Lecture Theatre
22 Feb - 4 Apr
3 May - 6 Jun

Examination and Formal Tests

Test A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 18:30 - 20:00 E7 Lecture Theatre
29 Mar - 4 Apr


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Exam 60%
Test 25%
Tutorial Assignment(s) 15%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $910.00

International fee $4,438.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see School of Physical & Chemical Sciences on the department and colleges page.

All CHEM338 Occurrences

  • CHEM338-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021