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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SYST1161 Research Seminar 2 ECTS
Organised by
Molecular Systems Biology

Learning outcomes

Student is able to follow scientific presentations and write a report from the main points of the presentation. Student is familiar with scientific literature and gain experience in critical and rational discussion and presentation of scientific text.


Attendance in the local seminar series of Bioscience community: BioCity Turku seminars, Plant Biology seminars, Literature in Plant Biology and other seminar series. Reading, evaluation and presentation of the recent scientific articles in molecular systems biology.

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
  • In English

Active attendance at seminars and writing reports. Student reads scientific articles and makes an oral presentation. All students will participate in discussion on the content and methods used in the article. Students must attend 12 research seminars and write a minimum 350 word summary of three seminar presentations.



Recommended year of study

1. year autumn
1. year spring
2. year autumn

1st and 2nd year of Master's degree studies. First lecture will be held 1st year autumn, students will participate in the seminars during 1st year and 2nd year autumn and will give a seminar presentation 2nd year autumn.

Belongs to following study modules

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