MB302010 - Selected subjects in biotechnology


Course content

The list off subjects is related to each thesis and shall along with selected literature be approved by a teacher. Articles that gives overview and describes the width and development off the main subject. Alternative methods that can be useful to lighten the topics. Other use of results and methods. This course is connected to the bachelor thesis. The selected subjects will give the student insight in new research, application and methods that are relevant for the problems in bachelor thesis.

Learning outcome

Læringsutbytte - Kunnskap:

new research, methods, techniques and ethics problems in selected topics.

how to put the issue in the bachelor thesis or selected topics into a modern scientific context.

how to explain the main trends within the chosen topic.


Læringsutbytte - Ferdigheter:

The student should be able to present research findings at a scientific manner.


Læringsutbytte - Kompetanse:

The student should be able to acquire the latest in research.

Learning methods and activities

Pedagogiske metoder:

Seminars and lectures on selected subjects. Literature study. Group teaching (case).
Mandatory Rquirements:
Individual work

Compulsory assignments

  • individual work

Further on evaluation

Oral individual exam

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Bachelor i Marine og biologiske fag (299MB)
Bioteknologi (427BT)

Required previous knowledge

Passed 80% off expected study progression after first and second year. One might get dispensation for this demand by sending an application to the college.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  5.0 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2017

Language of instruction: English


Subject area(s)


Contact information
Course coordinator:
  • Anne Synnøve Røsvik

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Biological Sciences Ålesund


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