Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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FYGE5400 Academic writing and seminar skills in Genetics 1 op
Organised by
Physiology and Genetics
Person in charge
Niklas Wahlberg

Learning outcomes

For students to strengthen their skills in Academic writing and preparing and presenting seminars on genetics related topics in English.


Students first attend series of lectures on academic writing and seminar presentation skills(KIEN2364). Following this, students prepare a 20 minute scientific presentation on a genetics topic of their choice and then present it to fellow students.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online

This course will be arranged together with Turku University Language Center and Department of Biology. Credits (2+1) will be given separately by both organizations.

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in classroom work
  • In English
Oral exam
  • In English
Participation in classroom work and Oral presentation

Attendance at all lectures, presentation and active participation at the seminar day.


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

year 4 or 5. Timing is from Sept-Nov, plus seminars will be presented during a full single day in early Dec. This is a compulsory course for specialization in Evolutionary biology or Genetics.

Further information

Lectures will be held in conjunction with ecology students. Seminars of genetics students will all be presented on a single day (early December). Attendance for this entire day is compulsory for successfully completing the course.

Belongs to following study modules

Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
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