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MBID0001 Introduction to Molecular Biotechnology and Diagnostics 1 ECTS
Organised by
Molecular Biotechnology and Diagnostics

Learning outcomes

The student has a basic understanding of the key concepts and techniques of laboratory diagnostics as well as the most elementary methods of molecular biotechnology facilitating the diagnostic research.


The course will give an introduction to the principles of the most common bioaffinity assays as well as the enabling technologies, such as label and solid phase techniques, behind these assays. The other topics of relevance include the methods of molecular biotechnology employed in assay methods and used to produce advanced reagents for them.

Teaching language


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

Lectures (mandatory participation), independent studies.

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Numeric 0-5.
To pass the exam and get grade 1 the student must achieve at least 50% of the maximum points.

Recommended year of study

1. year autumn

1st year autumn of Master's degree studies

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Biochemistry
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Biochemistry
DP in Biochemistry
DP Bachelor of Science in Tech. (Biotechnology)
DP in Biochemistry
DP in Food Chemistry
DP on Molecular Biology and Bioenergetics
DP in Biotechnology
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