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Course Exam

300308 VO Human Evolutionary Genetics: genomic, genes, diseases (2017S)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie

Tuesday 27.06.2017 16:00 - 17:30 Hörsaal 1, UZA 1, Biozentrum Althanstraße 14, 1.008A EG




Examination topics

Lectures, handouts, and presentations.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam. Scientific (pocket) calculator.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Student should gain knowledge and understanding:
i) the basis of human genomic structure and variation;
ii) the basis of human chromosome biology and heredity;
iii) gene function, regulation, and transcription;
iv) the role of epigenetic modification in genomic regulation;
v) methods used to study human genomes and genes;
vi) the theoretical and analytical methods used in evolutionary genetics, population genetics and anthropological genetics;
vii) how genomic variation can contribute to the variation of human phenotypic traits (diseases, host defense, behaviors);
viii) applying the gained knowledge to research questions/problems.

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