SHUA11001U  Course in Molecular Biology and Genetics

Volume 2016/2017
Education

MSc in Human Biology - compulsory

Content

To give students a thorough understanding of gene structure, gene expression and regulation, and mechanisms fundamental to cell differentiation

Learning Outcome

After completing the course the student is expected to:

Knowledge

  • Discuss theoretical molecular biological knowledge, particularly in relation to the human organism.
  • Be critical to available molecular biology knowledge
  • Explain the fundamental principles of basic gene technology procedures and biotechnological production methods


Skill

  • Master the practical skills needed to plan and execute fundamental gene technology procedures
     

Competence

  • Critically interpret molecular biological results
Lectures and laboratory exercises
15 ECTS-points will be credited after passing the exam in Molecular Biology and Genetics, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, and Advanced Cell Biology (SHUA13001E)
Credit
0 ECTS
Type of assessment
Course participation
Written assignment
Approved participation records and approved exercise reports.
Aid
All aids allowed
Marking scale
passed/not passed
Censorship form
No external censorship
One internal examiner
Criteria for exam assesment

To achieve a course certificate, the student must be able to:

Knowledge

  • Discuss theoretical molecular biological knowledge, particularly in relation to the human organism.
  • Be critical to available molecular biology knowledge
  • Explain the fundamental principles of basic gene technology procedures and biotechnological production methods


Skill

  • Master the practical skills needed to plan and execute fundamental gene technology procedures
  • Critically interpret molecular biological results
  • Category
  • Hours
  • Lectures
  • 19
  • Exercises
  • 20
  • Preparation
  • 45
  • Total
  • 84