MOL3100 - Innføring i molekylærmedisin med prosjektoppgave

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Vurderingsordning

Vurderingsordning: Oppgave og skriftlig eksamen
Karakter: Bokstavkarakterer

Vurderingsform Vekting Varighet Hjelpemidler Delkarakter
Oppgave 50/100 4 uker A
Skriftlig eksamen 50/100 4 timer D

Faglig innhold

The lectures will cover the organization and major features of the regulation of the function of the human genome, such as gene expression, replication, chromatin remodeling and genome maintenance. Consequences of mutations and polymorphisms, and impacts of genes and environment on major common diseases, such as cancer, diabetes, vascular and coronary disease, will be covered. Basic principles of extracellular and intracellular signaling systems will also be included. Methods of DNA analysis, gene technology and applied bioinformatics will be discussed.

Læringsutbytte

After completing the course MOL3100, the student is able to:
- describe the organization of the human genome and its functional regulation (i.e. replication, gene expression, genome maintenance, and signal transduction principles)
- describe the impact of genes, inheritance and environment on disease
- understand how normal cellular processes change, fail or are destroyed by disease development, in particular for common diseases such as cancer, diabetes, and heart disease
- collect relevant background information about topics within molecular medicine, use EndNote, and to write a scientific review article of a given topic in English
- read and present scientific papers

Læringsformer og aktiviteter

The curriculum of the course is defined by learning objectives. Lectures, computer courses (EndNote and Bioinfomatics), study groups and article presentations are included. The course also includes a compulsory project which accounts for 50 % of the final grade. The examination may change to an oral exam if few students register. The language of instruction and examination is English.

Obligatoriske aktiviteter

  • Artikkelpresentasjon

Mer om vurdering

Retake of the course: If the assignment is passed in a previous semester, it is sufficient to retake the written exam. If the assignment is not passed, both the assignment and the written exam must be re-taken.

Spesielle vilkår

Vurderingsmelding krever godkjent undervisningsmelding samme semester. Obligatorisk aktivitet fra tidligere semester kan godkjennes av instituttet.

Krever opptak til studieprogram:
Molecular Medicine (MSMOLMED)

Forkunnskapskrav

Admission to the Master of Science in Molecular Medicine at NTNU.

Studiepoengreduksjon

Emnekode Reduksjon Fra Til
MOL3000 7.5 01.09.2013

Eksamensinfo

Vurderingsordning: Oppgave og skriftlig eksamen

Termin Statuskode Vurderingsform Vekting Hjelpemidler Dato Tid Rom *
Høst ORD Oppgave 50/100 A
Høst ORD Skriftlig eksamen 50/100 D 11.12.2017 09:00
Vår UTS Oppgave 50/100 A
Vår UTS Skriftlig eksamen 50/100 D
  • * Skriftlig eksamen plasseres på rom 3 dager før eksamensdato.
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