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Chemistry of Life

From Atoms and Molecules to the Properties of Water, our Chemistry of Life course combines multiple areas of specialization to help you gain a well-developed understanding of the structure and function of chemical reactions that sustain life. Macromolecules are examined on the following levels: Structure and Function of Macromolecules: Carbohydrates, Structure and Function of Macromolecules: Lipids, Structure and Function of Macromolecules: Proteins, Structure and Function of Macromolecules: Nucleic Acids, and Structure and Function of Macromolecules: Enzymes. To master the Chemistry of Life, all levels are compared and contrasted to provide the highest understanding of differentiating between each category.

Next Generation Science Standards-Aligned Tutorials and Pathways

We want to make it simple for you to begin integrating Next Generation Science-Aligned Lessons into your classroom. Our Science Pathways feature in-depth, relevant content that aligns to these new standards. As an added benefit, these Pathways use Sophia’s Many Ways To Learn, an innovative approach that features multiple instructors and teaching techniques to connect with all kinds of learning styles.

Sciences Courses for College Credit

Sophia College Courses are low-cost, self-paced, credit-carrying courses eligible for transfer to many different colleges and universities.*

Human Biology

Examine the molecular and cellular basis of life as well as genetics and organ systems.

Pathways that Teach Chemistry of Life

Pathways are a sequence of tutorials that help you learn a whole subject area, one concept at a time. Choose from multiple teachers and teaching styles.
Chemistry of Life Pathway
Concepts: 8
Quiz Points: 120
The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE Credit®) has evaluated and recommended college credit for 27 of Sophia's online courses for college credit. These courses are eligible to transfer to many different colleges and universities.