• Degree: Master
  • Campus: Debbieh
  • Faculty: Science
  • Department: Biological Sciences

Program Description

To obtain the Master Degree in Biochemistry, the student has to successfully complete a total of 36 credit hours including 30 credit hours of course work with a CGPA of no less than 2.33 and successfully defend the thesis (6 credit hours) in no less than two years.


Study Plan:

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
First Semester
BCHM613 Advanced Biochemistry 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) MC
GNSC621 Technical Writing And Research Skills 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) MC
MATH645 Applied Statistics 3 (3Crs.:3Lec) MC
------- Elective (Dept) 6 (6crs.) MC
Second Semester
BCHM611 Protein Structure And Function 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) MC
BCHM612 Research Techniques 3 (3crs.: 2lec., 2lab.)  MC
BIOL650 Advanced Topics In Molecular Biology 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) MC
------- Elective (Dept) 6 (6crs.) MC

Elective Courses(EC)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
BCHM614 Advanced Applications Of Bioinformatics 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) EC
BCHM615 Independent Study In Biochemistry 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) EC
BCHM616 Mammalian Toxicology 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) EC
BCHM618 Special Topics In Enzymes 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) EC
BIOL652 Advanced Cell Biology 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) EC
BIOL653 Advanced Immunology 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) EC
BIOL655 Neurobiology 3 (3crs.: 3lec.) EC

Mandatory Course(MC)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
BCHM690 Thesis 6 (6 Crs.) MC