ANN 202 Course Synopsis

COURSE CODE: ANN 202

COURSE TITLE: Introductory Animal Biochemistry

NUMBER OF UNITS:     3 Units

COURSE DURATION: Three hours per week

COURSE DETAILS:

Course Coordinator: Dr. Adebayo Olusoji Oni

Email:                            profoni@yahoo.com

Office location: Department of Animal Nutrition

Other Lecturer: Prof. Daisy Eruvbetine, Dr Olubukola Ajike Isah, Dr. Adebayo Vincent Jegede, Dr. Funmilayo Lala

COURSE SYNOPSIS

Chemical composition of plant and animal bodies. Classification, properties and functions of carbohydrates, proteins, fats, mineral and vitamins. The simple chemistry and metabolism of carbohydrates. The simple chemistry and metabolism of proteins
The simple chemistry and metabolism of fats. The simple chemistry and metabolism of minerals and vitamins
Practicals:

Testing of carbohydrates, Acidic hydrolysis of starch (Polysaccharides), Tests for lipids – Saturated and unsaturated, Tests for Proteins, Proximate analysis of plant and animal Products.

ANN 202 Lecture Note

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