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Mastery of the Essential Elements of Macromolecules are necessary to establish a solid foundation of comprehension within the field of Biology. From the most basic concept What is a macromolecule? to more advanced levels of Quaternary Structure of Proteins, this Biology course will discover, explore and analyze the structure and function of all Macromolecules. Learn to identify and differentiate between Monosaccharides, Disaccharides, and Polysaccharides and achieve a basic understanding of the components. Characteristics such as DNA vs RNA, Lipids - Phospholipids and Nucleic Acids comprise the backbone of this Macromolecules course to establish applications, methods and components found in more advanced levels in Biology.

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 Macromolecules

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.
Macromolecules Pathway
Concepts: 18
Quiz Points: 270
NGSS Standard HS-LS1-6
Concepts: 7
Quiz Points: 105
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.