Molecular Biology Theory and Practice

University of Roehampton

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Molecular Biology Theory and Practice

  • Host University

    University of Roehampton

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Cell and Molecular Biology, Public Health

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

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  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
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  • Overview

    Assessment: quiz-test [40%], unseen exam (2 hours) [60%]
    Prerequisite(s): BSS020C141 and BSS020C128 

    Over the last 30 years a revolution has taken place that has put molecular biology at the heart of all the biological sciences. The gene revolution has included many technological advances and so biosciences graduates are required both to understand the theory which underpins these techniques, and to develop appropriate laboratory skills. This module builds on BSS020C134Y Cell and Evolutionary Biology to develop students’ understanding of the principles and applications of molecular biology.

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