SYST1010 Systems Biology 4–6 ECTS
Organised by
Molecular Systems Biology

Learning outcomes

Student will have knowledge of basic theories and commonly used methods in systems biology.


Theoretic background and practical applications of transcriptomics, proteomics, epigenomics, metabolomics, bioinformatics and related systems biology analyses.

Teaching methods

Lectures, assignments (case-based learning), text book.

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

Participation in classroom work, assignments and exam. Attendance to the lectures is compulsory.


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

1st year autumn of Master's degree studies. The course is organized on 1st and 2nd period.

Study materials

Michael Wink edit. (2011): An introduction to Molecular Biotechnology: Fundamentals, Methods, and Applications (Second, Updated Edition), Wiley-Blackwell. Other material provided via Moodle.

Further information

Students who have started their studies before autumn 2017 can complete 6 ECTS through additional self studying.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Biochemistry
Department of Biochemistry
Department of Biochemistry
Institute of Biomedicine
Special Themes (Biomedical Imaging)
Department of Biochemistry
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Department of Biochemistry
DP in Biochemistry
DP Bachelor of Science in Techn. (Biotechnology)
DP in Biochemistry
DP in Food Chemistry
DP on Molecular Biology and Bioenergetics
DP in Biotechnology
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