Specialization in Bioengineering


Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


Students who complete the module must be able to

  • account for relevant aspects of modern biotechnology


  • execute laboratory experiments
  • apply physico-chemical models in bioengineering
  • analyse experimental data
  • write a project report following the standards of the field of study, include relevant original scientific literature, use the correct terminology, and communicate the research-based foundation,  problem and results of the project coherently in writing, graphically and orally
  • assess and select relevant original scientific literature and current scientific methods, models and other tools used in the project and asses the problem of the project and results in relevant scientific and social contexts


  • select and combine experimental and theoretical methods, as appropriate, in order to solve complex problems in chemical engineering
  • handle the planning, implementation and management of complex research and/or developmental tasks and take professional responsibility for implementing academic assignments and interdisciplinary collaborations
  • take responsibility for own professional development and specialization

Type of instruction

  • Project work

Extent and expected workload

900 hours



Name of examSpecialization in Bioengineering
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingExternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleSpecialisering i Bioprocesteknologi
Module codeK-KT-K3-33
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Esbjerg
Responsible for the module
Time allocation for external examinersB


Study BoardStudy Board of Biotechnology, Chemistry and Environmental Engineering
DepartmentDepartment of Chemistry and Bioscience
FacultyThe Faculty of Engineering and Science