Successfully finalized a research project.
To deepen the knowledge of and insights in one of the research fields mentioned below, by studying given chapters from one of the text books mentioned below:
Molecular Cell Biology, Prof. dr. H.P. Spaink, Dr. A.H. Meijer, Dr. E. Snaar, Dr. M.J.M. Schaaf
Book: Molecular biology of The Cell (Alberts, Edition 5)
Molecular Genetics, Prof. dr. P.J.J. Hooykaas:
Book: Genes X (Lewin)
Molecular Microbiology, Dr. A. Ram, Dr. D. Claessen
Book: Brock Biology of Microorganisms, (Madigan et al. 12th edition)
Plant Developmental Genetics, Dr. R. Offringa
Book: Plant Biology, Smith, 2010
Plant Cell Physiology, Prof. J. Memelink, Dr. H. Linthorst
Book: Plant Physiology (Tiaz and Zieger, 5th edition)
An alternative book on a different field may be selected, but has to be approved by one of the MCB staff, or by another qualified (external) examiner.
To obtain detailed knowledge on a selected research field, and to test whether a student is able to master detailed information in a limited time (4 weeks).
An advanced MSc student with MCB research experience and detailed knowledge on a selected MCB research field.
At any moment (see registration)
Mode of instruction
Guided self study
Oral examination with one of the examiners indicated above.
Details are provided on Black board
See above, details are provided on Black board
Make an appointment with the appropriate MCB staff member or an other qualified (external) examiner, at least 4 weeks in advance.
Also register via USIS
Exchange and Study Abroad students, please see the Prospective students website for more information on how to apply.
Dr. R. Offringa, email: firstname.lastname@example.org