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Beginner Level

Beginner Level

Hours to complete

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Available languages

English

Subtitles: English
100% online

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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Beginner Level

Beginner Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 11 hours to complete

Suggested: 2-3 hours/week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Module 1 : Introduction of energy metabolism

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Reading
5 videos (Total 66 min), 1 quiz
Video5 videos
2. Energy in life10m
3. ATP, the universal energy currency of life10m
4. ATP and muscle contraction15m
5. ATP and molecular transport17m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Week 1 Review Quiz10m
Week
2
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Module 2: When you get hungry

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Reading
5 videos (Total 67 min), 1 quiz
Video5 videos
2. Hunger hormone12m
3. Carbohydrate digestion11m
4. What is enzyme?15m
5. Absorption of glucose12m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Week 2 Review Quiz10m
Week
3
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Module 3: Glucose oxidation and energy production

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Reading
5 videos (Total 64 min), 1 quiz
Video5 videos
2. Glycolysis14m
3. Mitochondria11m
4. Citric Acid Cycle9m
5. Oxidative Phosphorylation17m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Week 3 Review Quiz12m
Week
4
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

MODULE 4: PHOTOSYNTHESIS

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Reading
5 videos (Total 54 min), 1 quiz
Video5 videos
2. Light-dependent photosynthesis14m
3. Carbon fixation10m
4. C4 Plants7m
5. CAM plants8m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Week 4 Review Quiz10m

Instructor

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Seyun Kim

Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences

About Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) was established in 1971 by the Korean government as the nation’s first research-intensive graduate school for science, engineering and technology. It has now grown into one of the world’s best universities, delivering top notch education and research programs for undergraduate and graduate students. KAIST encourages interdisciplinary and convergent research across a wide spectrum of disciplines, as well as strong collaborations with industry and global institutions....

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