Contact: Prof. dr. Johan Memelink
This course concentrates on the basic theoretical knowledge of microbiology, cellular biology, molecular genetics, immunology and plant cell physiology and the connection between these sub disciplines.
Refreshment and update of basic knowledge in subjects of Genetics, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Cell Biology and Microbiology.
Sufficient theoretical background to progress in the MCB MSc program.
Start in September 2012, exams end of September 2012 (final dates will be put on Blackboard by the coordinator).
This course is compulsory at the start of the MCB program and needs to be finished successfully before any other course or research project can be started.
Mode of instruction
Lectures and self study
Four intermediate multiple choice exams and a final exam with open questions.
Information on the lecture schedule, examination dates and study material is provided via Blackboard.
Alberts et al: Molecular Biology of The Cell 5th edition (for chapters and pages: see Blackboard or introduction lecture to MSc MCB)
Via USIS and enroll in Blackboard
Exchange and Study Abroad students, please see the Prospective students website for more information on how to apply.
An insufficient score means that a theoretical deficiency exists which has to be remedied within 1 month and no other parts of MCB-specialisation will be creditable without the subsequent re-examination.