Charlotte A. Ovechka portrait

Charlotte A. Ovechka

Adjunct Instructor
Degree
B.A. Marycrest College
M.S. St. Louis University
Ph. D. St. Louis University
Post-doctoral work University of Minnesota
Office
LOR 210A
Phone
(651) 962-5576 (2)

Summer 2014 Courses

Summer 2014 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location

Fall 2014 Courses

Fall 2014 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
CHEM 201 - 61 Organic Chemistry I/Lab - - W - - 0730 - 1130 OWS 476
CRN: 41443 0 Credit Hours Study of the various families of organic compounds. Emphasis is placed on structure determination, reaction mechanisms, stereochemistry and spectroscopy in addition to a survey of various reaction types. An introduction to biochemical topics is included. Lecture plus four laboratory hours per week. Offered fall semester. Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C- in CHEM 112 or 115
CHEM 440 - 52 Biochemistry I/Lab - T - - - 0730 - 1130 OWS 373
CRN: 40057 0 Credit Hours The first course in a two-semester sequence examining the chemistry underlying biological processes. The topics addressed include a review of the properties of aqueous solutions and buffers; the structure and function of proteins, carbohydrates and lipids; an introduction to the properties, reaction kinetics and catalytic mechanism of enzymes; membrane structure and function; qualitative and quantitative models of bioenergetics; and an introduction to metabolic regulation and control featuring carbohydrate metabolism as well as the citric acid cycle. Lecture plus four laboratory hours per week. Offered fall and spring semester. Prerequisite: A minimum grade of C- in CHEM 202

J-Term 2015 Courses

J-Term 2015 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location