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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Archived Curricula Guide 2013–2014
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
BIOI2230 Introduction to Genetics 3 ECTS
Organised by
Person in charge
Martti Tolvanen
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2013–2014 X

Learning outcomes

Understanding heritability and evolution; elementary knowledge of experimental methods of genetics.


Basics of classical genetics, cytogenetics, population genetics, evolution and medical genetics.

Further information on prerequisites and recommendations

No bioscience background is required.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 16 h 0 h
Exercises 8 h 0 h

Lectures, in-class exercises, compulsory on-line assignment

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in classroom work
  • In English
  • In English
Written exam
  • In English
Participation in classroom work and Exercise(s) and Written exam

In-class exercises, compulsory on-line assignment, final examination on lectured and exercised topics.


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

1. year autumn

Study materials

Will be presented during first lecture.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Future Technologies
Department of Future Technologies
Department of Future Technologies
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Future Technologies
DP in Computer Science
DP in Electr. and Communication Technology
Finnish Study Modules