Molecular Biology

Short Name
Molekularbiologie
Module Code
BI1007
Module Coordinator
  • Stephanie Gokorsch
Teacher
  • Dr. Kristin Glißmann
  • Stephanie Gokorsch
Short Description

Fundamental molecular biological processes: Replication of DNA, transcription and translation of prokaryotes and eukaryotes; processing in eukaryotic genes; gene expression and regulation; procedures and methods of gene technology, ethics, gene technology laws; working with genetically-modified microorganisms in the laboratory, planning the work process with cloning experiments, PCR, isolation of nucleic acids and analysis using electrophoresis. Written development, and interpretation of results.

Duration in Semester
1
Instruction Language
German
Total Effort
6.0 CrP; an estimated 180 hours, of which approximately 75 are spent in class.
Weekly School Hours
5
Method of Instruction

Lecture 4 SWS, Practical Course 2 SWS

Requirements for the awarding of Credit Points

Prüfungsvorleistung: Praktikumsleistung, Regelmäßige Teilnahme am Seminar (75%)

Prüfungsleistung: Klausur

Evaluation Standard
according to examination regulations (§ 9)
Availability
Only Spring/Summer Term
References
  • Molekularbiologie der Zelle, Alberts et al., WILEY-VHC.
  • Gentechnologie für Einsteiger, Brown und Vogel, Spektrum Akademischer Verlag.
  • Gentechnische Methoden, Schrimpf, Spektrum Akademischer Verlag
Prerequisites
bi1001