Bachelor's Programme in Biomedical Laboratory Science
Biology, 1-year Programme
Introduction to the structure and function of procaryote and eukaryote cells.
After the course the student is expected to be able to;
the structure and function of macromolecules.
procaryote and eukaryote cells.
to the composition and function of animal and plant cells.
structure and function of the cell membranes and cell organelles structure and function.
Introduction to the metabolism, cellular respiration, photosynthesis.
cell communication, cell cycle, cell division, mitosis and meiosis.
know the light microscope structure and be able to use the microscope in practice
have the knowledge and skills of pipetting and dilution.
Teaching methods and workload
Instruction is comprised of lectures, laboratory exercises and field work. The students are required to participate actively in the laboratory exercises and field work and submit compulsory reports.
Course evaluation is carried out as a midterm evaluation in accordance with standard procedure in the quality assurance system, chapter 2.1.1., unless other information is given in the beginning of the semester.
A satisfactory completion of the field work, laboratory exercises and reports is required before the student is allowed to take the final examination.
Assessment methods and criteria
A 4-hour written examination under supervision. Graded assessment.