Selected Topics in Molecular Biology and Biological Chemistry (BIO904)
The course gives phd-students an opportunity to gain a deeper insight into biological and molecular biology subjects related to their own PhD projects. The curriculum is set to match the research area of the PhD project together with the candidates supervisors and course leader.
Course description for study year 2023-2024. Please note that changes may occur.
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- Good knowledge of experimental methods used in their research field, as well as an overview of the most important analyzes used in their field. Good understanding of the advantages and challenges of applying different methods and analyzes within their field.
- Detailed knowledge of the chosen topic in the syllabus and current methods that can be used to shed light on questions related to the topic.
- Be able to perform literature reviews and describe learning objectives, as well as present own and previously published research results to an audience.
Required prerequisite knowledge
|Form of assessment||Weight||Duration||Marks||Aid|
|Oral Examination||1/1||Passed / Not Passed||None permitted|
Course coordinator:Daniela Maria Pampanin
Head of Department:Ingunn Westvik Jolma
Course coordinator:Hanne Røland Hagland
Method of work
Selfstudy with litterature summaries for chosen topics in the curriculum.
Participation in courses/seminars/workshops/conferences (can also be digital)
Written description of completed curriculum with reference to learning objectives and litterature references/course diplomas/participation diplomas etc.