Language of instruction:
The course will be taught in English, if needed
All qualified applicants will be admitted.
15 December 2022 – 15 January 2023
30 credits in basic chemistry including 5 credits in biochemistry and 5 credits in physical chemistry
If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.
Application fee: SEK 900
Tuition fee, first semester:
Tuition fee, total:
About the course
The course covers the structure, function and molecular mechanisms of membrane proteins, and their role in biological energy conversion. Energy conversion of eukaryote and prokaryote cells, photosynthesis, respiration, with focus on thermodynamic principles of biological processes. Subjects that are emphasised are entropy, chemical potential and the biochemical standard state, biological redox reactions and electron transport.