Selected Topics in Molecular and Cell Biology
This module handbook serves to describe contents, learning outcome, methods and examination type as well as linking to current dates for courses and module examination in the respective sections.
Module version of WS 2017/8
There are historic module descriptions of this module. A module description is valid until replaced by a newer one.
|available module versions|
|WS 2019/20||WS 2018/9||WS 2017/8||WS 2010/1|
PH2110 is a semester module in German language at Master’s level which is offered in winter semester.
This Module is included in the following catalogues within the study programs in physics.
- Catalogue of non-physics elective courses
If not stated otherwise for export to a non-physics program the student workload is given in the following table.
|Total workload||Contact hours||Credits (ECTS)|
|150 h||140 h||5 CP|
Responsible coordinator of the module PH2110 in the version of WS 2017/8 was Günther Woehlke.
Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions
Molecular and chemical basis of biological processes (proteins, carbohydrates, lipids); basics of physical chemistry; obtaining biochemical compounds in the laboratory (protein purification, protein analytics, protein synthesis with molecular biology methods); bioenergetics; selected topics in molecular cell biology
Knowledge of biochemical composition of living organisms and the nature of its components; ability to grasp quantitative connections of growth an maintainance of living cells; knowledge of essential laboratory methods; preview on timely research problems
Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature
Courses and Schedule
|VO||2||Selected Topics in Molecular and Cell Biology||Woehlke, G.||
Thu, 14:00–16:00, PH 3024
|VO||2||Selected Topics in Molecular and Cell Biology (Alternative option on Friday)||Woehlke, G.||
Fri, 10:00–12:00, PH 3024
|UE||2||Exercise to Selected Topics in Molecular and Cell Biology||Woehlke, G.||dates in groups|
Learning and Teaching Methods
Lecture, script, execises
to be announced
Description of exams and course work
In an oral exam the learning outcome is tested using comprehension questions and sample problems.
In accordance with §12 (8) APSO the exam can be done as a written test. In this case the time duration is 60 minutes.
The exam may be repeated at the end of the semester. There is a possibility to take the exam in the following semester.