HBIOT1014 - Biochemisty with Cell Biology


New from the academic year 2020/2021

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 100/100 4 hours D

Course content

The topic deals with structure, characteristics and function of carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, nucleic acids and biological membranes. Metabolism of carbohydrates, lipids and amino acids. Replication, transcription and translation.

Learning outcome

The student is able to explain the structure and characteristics of biological macromolecules and biological membranes, to explain replication, transcription and translation,to explain and understand the biological role of metabolic processes and theirs regulation.

The student is able to apply biochemistry and cell biology on theoretical problems related to biological processes.

The student is able to utilize and communicate the knowledge of biological processes towards other topics within the bachelor of Biomedical laboratory science.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and exercises. Five exercises where four must be accepted before the exam.
Expected total workload per student: 200 hours. Approximately 70 of those hours are scheduled activities such as lectures, theoretical exercises and group work.

Compulsory assignments

  • Exercises

Further on evaluation

Four out of five exercises must be approved in order to be eligible for the final exam.

Approved calculator: HP30S, Citizen SR270, Citizen SR270X, Casio fx-82/83ES, Casio fx-82ES PLUS, MATH MI-633 DOT MATRIX DISPLAY, Texas BAII Plus, Casio fx-82-MS, Aurora Scientific Calculator fc582, Texas TI30XIIB/S og Casio fx-82 EX.

For applications for credits, approval and integration of courses from previous years or other institutions' equivalent education, each application will be evaluated individually. A reduction of credits (studiepoengsreduksjon) might apply if the candidate has passed exams in overlapping courses.

New/postponed exam: August.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Biomedical Laboratory Science (BBIOING)

Required previous knowledge

This course is restricted and reserved for registered students at the Bachelor program in Biomedical Laboratory Sciences, Trondheim.

Course materials

Will be stated at start-up.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
HBIOA1003 7.5 01.09.2020
TKJE2004 7.5 01.09.2020
TBT4102 6.0 01.09.2020
MK101309 7.5 01.09.2020
HBIO1005 2.5 01.09.2020
HBIO2007 5.0 01.09.2020
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Medical laboratory technology
  • Biochemistry
  • Cell Biology
Contact information


Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Spring ORD Written examination 100/100 D INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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