Studium generale in biomedical sciences part 2: research, model organisms, health and society

Course Code :1066FBDBMW
Study domain:Biomedical Sciences
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:1st/2nd semester
Sequentiality:
Contact hours:32
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Nina Hermans
Patrick D'Haese
Anja Verhulst
Paul Cos
Frans Van Meir

3. Course contents *

- The student will critically present and discuss biomedical research methods described in scientific literature (in vitro methods as well as laboratory animal experiments) by a powerpoint presentation (assignment in group).  This course module is linked to the course " Cell culture and Immunochemistry".

- In the course module "Nutrition and metabolism", scientific literature related to a certain topic in nutrition or metabolism is critically read and discussed in a written assignment, and presented by a poster and powerpoint  presentation (assignment in group)