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Archived Curricula Guide 2013–2014
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BIOI2210 Introduction to Molecular Biology 3 ECTS
Organised by
Bioinformatics
Person in charge
Kirsi Granberg, Kati Waltering
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2013–2014 X

General description

Basics of molecular genetics. Knowledge of nucleic acids and molecular biology methods to understand nucleic acid sequence data and gene regulation.

Learning outcomes

After completing Introduction to molecular genetics, the student can: Describe the main features how the genetic information flows within an organism in transcription and translation; can describe RNA splicing and alternative splicing and basic elements in gene regulation in prokaryotes and eukaryotes; can list a number of techniques in molecular biology and describe their general principles.

Contents

How to study genes and genomes; exploring proteins; DNA sequencing methods, including high-throughput methods; polymerase chain reaction.

Further information on prerequisites and recommendations

No bioscience background is required.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 20 h 0 h

Assignments and/or essays, tutorial sessions.

Teaching language

English

Modes of study

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

Intermediate and final examination on lectured topics and selected parts of the books below.

Evaluation

Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

1. year autumn

Study materials

Watson-Baker-Bell-Gann-Levine-Losick: Molecular Biology of the Gene (6th Ed., 2008).

Further information

Organization Responsible: Tampere IBT

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Future Technologies
Department of Future Technologies
Department of Future Technologies
2013–2014
Teaching
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