MCAT® Test Preparation - Biological and Biochemical Foundations of Living Systems

Review the fundamental concepts of biology, biochemistry, organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, and cellular and molecular biology taught in first-year university and college programs.

Our experienced instructors ensure you understand all foundational aspects of this section of the MCAT exam using a learn and confirm approach and flashcards. Practise on real MCAT exam questions.

Course fee includes a custom-designed workbook, online resources and practice tests.

Each 3-hour class includes detailed instruction, discussion and practice. Bring your questions and benefit from class discussion with your peers and the UBC instructor.

Topics covered:

Foundational Concept 1

  • 1A, 1B - Structure and Function of Proteins and Nucleic Acids
  • 1C - Transmission of Genetic Information
  • 1D - Metabolism

Foundational Concept 2 & Foundational Concept 3

  • 2A, 2B - The Cell
  • 2B, 2C, 3B - Viruses and Reproduction
  • 3A, 3B - The Nervous and Endocrine System, Structure and Function of Organ Systems

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UBC students and alumni receive a $50 discount on course fees (please note this discount cannot be combined with any other offer). Please call 604.822.1444 for more information.

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Course Format

The format of this course is in-class.

Available Sessions

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