Selected Topics in Molecular and Cell Biology
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.
Whether the module’s courses are offered during a specific semester is listed in the section Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature below.
|available module versions|
|WS 2020/1||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 description is valid to SS 2020.
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
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.