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BKEM8935 Protein Structure and Function II 3 ECTS
Organised by
Preceding studies

Learning outcomes

Student understands structure-function relationships of different proteins with special weight put on enzymes. Student knows the basics of enzyme kinetics and methodology used to study enzymes/proteins.


Enzyme structure and function relationship and enzyme kinetics. Methodology used in enzyme/protein research. Structural proteins. The significance of the protein structure and function relatioship in diseases.

Teaching methods

Attending to lectures

Teaching language


Modes of study

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

Written exam. The exam can be written in English or Finnish.

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Numeric 0-5.
Scaling 1-5, 50% of maximum points are needed to pass the exam.

Recommended year of study

3. year spring

Study materials

Material presented in lectures (Moodle) and Mike Williamson: How Proteins work (Garlans Science, 1st edition, 2011)

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Biochemistry
Department of Biochemistry
Department of Biochemistry
Department of Biochemistry
Department of Biochemistry
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Department of Biochemistry
DP in Biochemistry
DP Bachelor of Science in Tech. (Biotechnology)
DP in Biochemistry
DP in Food Chemistry
DP in Molecular Biotechnology and Diagnostics
DP on Molecular Biology and Bioenergetics
DP in Biotechnology
Finnish Study Modules