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bio236 - Basics in Biochemistry and Cell Biology (Complete module description)
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Module label Basics in Biochemistry and Cell Biology
Module code bio236
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Faculty/Institute Institute for Biology and Environmental Sciences
Used in course of study
  • Bachelor's Programme Biology (Bachelor) >
  • Dual-Subject Bachelor's Programme Biology (Bachelor) >
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Entry requirements
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
Module contents
Introduction to structure and function of main biochemical building blocks; amino acids, carbohydrates, proteins, nucleic acids, introduction to metabolism; biological membranes and transmembrane transport; structure and function of cell organelles; protein synthesis and postranslational modification, intracellular transport and trafficking, signalling agents and cellular communication, cell division, controlled cell death
Reader's advisory
Biochemie, M├╝ller-Esterl
Stryer Biochemie, Berg, Tymoczko, Stryer
Lehninger Prinzipien der Biochemie, David L. Nelson und Michael M. Cox
Principles of Biochemistry, Horton et al.
Zellbiologie, Helmut Plattner und Joachim Hentschel
Molekulare Zellbiologie, Gerald Karp
Molekularbiologie der Zelle, Bruce Alberts
Language of instruction German
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency
Module capacity unlimited
Modullevel BC (Basiscurriculum / Base curriculum)
Modulart Pflicht / Mandatory
Lern-/Lehrform / Type of program lecture
Vorkenntnisse / Previous knowledge
Examination Time of examination Type of examination
Final exam of module
during the semester
written exam
Course type Lecture
SWS 4.00
Frequency WiSe
Workload attendance 56 h