Bachelor's Programme in Biomedical Laboratory Science
Bachelor's Programme in Nutrition
Natural Sciences, 1-year Programme
Language of instruction
After the course, the students should be able to show knowledge of
chemical language and terminology
binding theory and molecules
chemical reactions and chemical equations
states of matter
solutions and their physical properties
acids and bases
oxidation and reduction
health and safety in the laboratory
The course provides an understanding of chemical concepts and principles, and an introduction to chemical analytical laboratory work.
Instruction is provided in the form of lectures, group exercises with submissions and laboratory work with written reports. Attendance is obligatory for all laboratory exercises and laboratory lectures in advance of each of these. It is anticipated scope of work 270 hours for the course.
Attendance at all mandatory laboratory exercises and laboratory lectures must be approved and all assignments must be passed, see Canvas for more information.
Assessment methods and criteria
A 4-hour written individual exam. Graded assessment.
The study programme manager, in consultation with the student representative, decides the method of evaluation and whether the courses will have a midterm- or end of term evaluation, see also the Quality System, section 4.1. Information about evaluation method for the course will be posted on Canvas.