Next Generation Sequencing

Module Code
BI2015
Module Coordinators
Franz Cemic
Teachers
  • Franz Cemic
  • Andreas Peter Dominik
  • Short Description
    The module introduces students to next-generation sequencing methodology.
    Learning Objectives

    Students can use the modern sequencing of the second and third generations and acquire practical skills in implementing a RNAseq or similar NGS experiment with the Personal Genomes Analyser by Life Tech. They are able to work together as a team and present and defend their work in front of a public seminar.

    Contents
    • NGS-methodology
    • Sample preparations
    • Sequencing
    • Data analysis
    Duration in Semester
    1
    Total Effort
    6 CrP; an estimated 180 hours, of which approximately 60 are spent in class.
    Weekly School Hours
    4
    Method of Instruction

    Practical Course 2 SWS, Seminar 2 SWS

    Requirements for the awarding of Credit Points

    Examination prerequisite: Acceptance of practicals assignment solutions

    Examination: Oral exam

    Evaluation Standard
    according to examination regulations (§ 9)
    Availability
    Yearly
    References
    • Wird in der Veranstaltung bekannt gegeben
    Prerequisites
    bi1008,bi1010,bi1011
    Prerequisite Modules