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270302 VO Biology for chemists (2020S)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 27 - Chemie

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Details

Language: German

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

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Tuesday 03.03. 10:30 - 12:00 Joseph-Loschmidt-Hörsaal Chemie EG Währinger Straße 42
Thursday 05.03. 10:30 - 12:00 Joseph-Loschmidt-Hörsaal Chemie EG Währinger Straße 42
Tuesday 10.03. 10:30 - 12:00 Joseph-Loschmidt-Hörsaal Chemie EG Währinger Straße 42
Tuesday 17.03. 10:30 - 12:00 Joseph-Loschmidt-Hörsaal Chemie EG Währinger Straße 42
Thursday 19.03. 10:30 - 12:00 Joseph-Loschmidt-Hörsaal Chemie EG Währinger Straße 42
Tuesday 24.03. 10:30 - 12:00 Joseph-Loschmidt-Hörsaal Chemie EG Währinger Straße 42
Thursday 26.03. 10:30 - 12:00 Joseph-Loschmidt-Hörsaal Chemie EG Währinger Straße 42
Tuesday 31.03. 10:30 - 12:00 Joseph-Loschmidt-Hörsaal Chemie EG Währinger Straße 42
Thursday 02.04. 10:30 - 12:00 Joseph-Loschmidt-Hörsaal Chemie EG Währinger Straße 42
Tuesday 21.04. 10:30 - 12:00 Hörsaal 4 Chemie HP Währinger Straße 42
Thursday 23.04. 10:30 - 12:00 Joseph-Loschmidt-Hörsaal Chemie EG Währinger Straße 42
Tuesday 28.04. 10:30 - 12:00 Hörsaal 4 Chemie HP Währinger Straße 42
Thursday 30.04. 10:30 - 12:00 Joseph-Loschmidt-Hörsaal Chemie EG Währinger Straße 42
Tuesday 05.05. 10:30 - 12:00 Hörsaal 4 Chemie HP Währinger Straße 42
Thursday 07.05. 10:30 - 12:00 Joseph-Loschmidt-Hörsaal Chemie EG Währinger Straße 42

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The aim of the course is to gain a basic understanding of general topics in biology, with particular attention to molecular biological aspects.
Introduction: The ten greatest discoveries in biology
Cell biology: structure, structure and function of cells and cell compartments, function of membrane proteins, transport and cellular communication
Genetics: the cell cycle, mitosis, the Mendelian gene concept and the chromosomes meiosis and sexual reproduction, epigenetics;
Developmental biology: General principles and the example of the model organisms Drosophila melanogaster and Caenorhabditis elegans;
Evolutionary biology: genome evolution, Darwin's theory of natural selection evolution of populations and emergence of species;
Cancer: Molecular basis of cancer development.

Assessment and permitted materials

Due to the Covid-19 measures, the exam will be held in SS 2020 in digital form provided in Moodle: 6 questions in text form, each 5 points.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

General aspects in biology
Key:
0-14,99 points: not sufficient (5)
15 - 18,5 points: sufficient (4)
19 - 23 points: satisfactory (3)
23,5 -26,5 points: good (2)
27 - 30 points: very good (1)

Examination topics

Contents of the course using the course documents via the learning platform Moodle

Reading list

Alberts: Molecular Biology of the Cell, Wiley-VCH
Alberts: The Cell, Wiley-VCH
Campbell: Biology, Pearson

Association in the course directory

BA CH 16; UF MA CH 02c

Last modified: Tu 19.01.2021 09:08