Biological Production – a Case Study

2018/2019

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

The project is a case study where the students should prepare a report and a process analysis, and participate in a seminar where the project team documents are discussed 

A biological production technology for the production of food, feed, energy, biochemicals and/or commodities should be selected and its basic elements described 

Lectures describing different biological production methods for inspiration 

Learning objectives

Knowledge

Students who have passed the module should be able to

  • Account for  the working processes in project work
  • Describe basic principles in a selected biological production method
  • Describe basic principles of different biological production methods.

Skills

  • Plan a project work
  • Use biological and chemical concepts and scientific presentation

Competences

  • Be part of team-based project work.
  • Communicate project work
  • Reflect upon and develop own learning consciously
  • Participate in and optimize collaborative learning processes

Type of instruction

  • Lectures and project work


Extent and expected workload

150 hours

Exam

Exams

Name of examBiological Production – a Case Study
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
ECTS5
AssessmentPassed/Not Passed
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentAs stated in the Joint Programme Regulations.

Facts about the module

Danish titleBiologisk produktion – et case studie
Module codeK-BBT-B1-10
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
SemesterAutumn
ECTS5
Language of instructionEnglish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Copenhagen
Responsible for the module

Organisation

Study BoardStudy Board of Biotechnology, Chemistry and Environmental Engineering
FacultyFaculty of Engineering and Science
SchoolSchool of Engineering and Science