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bio290 - Genetics (Complete module description)
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Module label Genetics
Module code bio290
Credit points 10.0 KP
Workload 300 h
Institute directory Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences
Applicability of the module
  • Bachelor's Programme Biology (Bachelor) > Aufbaumodule
Responsible persons
Claußen, Maike (Authorized examiners)
Nothwang, Hans Gerd (Module counselling)
Hartmann, Anna-Maria (Module counselling)
Prerequisites
Skills to be acquired in this module

++ biological knowledge
++ knowledge of biological working methods
+ biologically relevant knowledge in the natural sciences and mathematics
+ abstract, logical, analytical thinking
++ deepened expertise in biological specialist field
++ independent learning and (research-based) working
++ data presentation and evidence-based discussion (written and spoken)
+ teamwork
++ (scientific) communication skills
+ project and time management
+ knowledge of safety and environmental issues

Fundamentals of genetics, performing experiments, quantitative analyses.
Module contents
general and molecular genetics; mechanisms of mutation, recombination, DNA repair, regulation of transcription; quantitative experiments, prokaryotes and eukaryotes, human genome project, personalized medicine, genetic engineering, safety regulations, sterile working
Reader's advisory
Campbell/Reece Biologie (latest edition, Pearson Verlag), Strachan & Read
Molekulare Humangenetik (latest edition, Sprektrum Verlag);
Purves Biologie (latest editdion, Spektrum Verlag).
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Language of instruction German
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency jährlich
Module capacity unlimited
Modullevel / module level AC (Aufbaucurriculum / Composition)
Modulart / typ of module Pflicht o. Wahlpflicht / compulsory or optioal
Lehr-/Lernform / Teaching/Learning method
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Course type Comment SWS Frequency Workload of compulsory attendance
Lecture
1 14
Exercises
WiSe 0
Seminar
1 14
Practical training
4 WiSe 56
Total time of attendance for the module 84 h
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
Written examination (100%)
ungraded presentation
ungraded protocol

PLEASE NOTE:
Additional conditions regarding attendance and ungraded activities as determined by the persons responsible for the module will apply.