Biology for Bioinformatics

Short Name
Biologie für Bioinf.
Module Code
BI1018
Module Coordinator
  • Heinz-Uwe Hobohm
Teacher
  • Heinz-Uwe Hobohm
Short Description

General biology with a focus on cell biology, molecular biology and genetics / genomics

Learning Objectives

The students

  • know the basic concepts of biology
  • are able to describe the development, structure and functioning of cells and organisms
  • are able to read and understand basic scientific publications
  • can work on exercises in small groups
Contents
  • Structure of cells,
  • Replication,
  • Protein synthesis,
  • Cellular communication,
  • Gene expression and -regulation,
  • Developmental Biology
  • Genomic methods
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, exercises 1 SWS

Requirements for the awarding of Credit Points

Prüfungsvorleistung: keine

Prüfungsleistung: Klausur

Evaluation Standard

according to examination regulations (§ 9)

Availability
Yearly
References
  • Hobohm, U.: Skript zur Vorlesung
  • Alberts: Molekularbiologie der Zelle
Prerequisites

None