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Undergraduate course


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Teaching semester


Objectives and Content

The aim of the course is to provide the student with basic knowledge in biochemistry and molecular biology qualifying the student for further studies in pharmacy or human nutrition and the course is thus a part of these professional studies. Students will also gain insight into experimental molecular biology and are given an overview of biotechnological methodology.

Learning Outcomes

To be updated in English

Access to the Course

Master¿s programme in Pharmacy or bachelor programme i Human Nutrition

Teaching Methods and Extent of Organized Teaching

Lectures, Student-active lectures, Laboratory courses, Data course and Colloquias.

Compulsory Assignments and Attendance

Participation in the health and safety introduction and the computational and laboratory exercises are mandatory. Laboratory procedures must be executed in a satisfactory manner. Laboratory journals have to be approved before students can take the final exam. The students are encouraged to attend lectures and colloquium groups.

Forms of Assessment

4 hour digitalized written exam.

Grading Scale


Subject Overlap


MOL100 (5sp), MOL101 (10sp), MOL200 (5sp)

Course Evaluation

Written evaluation using electronic/digital evaluation tool.


Department of Biomedicine

Course coordinator:
Ruth Brenk, http://uib.no/persons/Ruth.Brenk

Exam information

  • For written exams, please note that the start time may change from 09:00 to 15:00 or vice versa until 14 days prior to the exam.

  • Type of assessment: Written test

    09.12.2021, 09:00
    4 hours
    Withdrawal deadline
    Examination system
    Digital exam