Systems and Synthetic Biology

2018/2019

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives

Knowledge

Students who have passed the module should be able to

  • Explain and process information from “omics” technologies

Skills

  • Elaborate simple metabolic models and use tools for genome-scale modelling
  • Design metabolic and evolutionary engineering strategies
  • Apply molecular tools for synthetic biology

Competences

  • Evaluate and address ethical questions in the synthetic biology field

Type of instruction

  • Lectures and theoretical exercises

Extent and expected workload

150 hours

Exam

Exams

Name of examSystems and Synthetic Biology
Type of exam
Written or oral exam
ECTS5
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentAs stated in the Joint Programme Regulations

Facts about the module

Danish titleSystembiologi og syntetisk biologi
Module codeK-BBT-K1-8
Module typeCourse
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