INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Graduate Study - Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Genetics and Bioengineering Master With Thesis
2013-2014

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
GBE 510 MOLECULAR CELL BIOLOGY Graduate 1 Spring
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
7.5 76 English

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COURSE OBJECTIVE
Understading the complex mechanism of cell and the molecular mechanisms behind the basic principles of cell homeostasis.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. presentation of syllabus
  2. principles of molecular cell biology
  3. mRNA synthesis
  4. post transcriptional modifications
  5. translation mechanism
  6. post translational modifications
  7. protein folding and stability
  8. Presentations
  9. introduction to enzymes
  10. structure function relationwhip
  11. prokaryotic DNA replication
  12. eukaryotic DNA replication
  13. Gene regulation
  14. Presentations

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

    TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
    Description
    • Lectures
    • Presentation
    Description (%)
    Method Quantity Percentage (%)
    Homework10
    Presentation40
    Final Exam150
    Total: 100
    Learning outcomes
    • Understading the complex mechanism of cell
    • Understading the molecular mechanisms behind the basic principles of cell homeostasis
    TEXTBOOK(S)
    • Molecular Cell Biology, Harvey Lodish, ISBN-10: 1-4292-3413-X

    ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
    Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
    Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week)15345
    Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week)12224
    Midterm Examination (1 week)236
    Final Examination(1 week)111
    Preparation for Midterm Examination 0
    Preparation for Final Examination7.50
    Total Workload: 76
    ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 3