BPE-12301 National Excursion Biotechnology


Credits 1.00

Teaching methodContact hours
Excursion (one day)28
Course coordinator(s)dr. ir. S Isken
Lecturer(s)dr. ir. S Isken
dr. ir. MH Vermuë
Examiner(s)dr. ir. S Isken
dr. ir. MH Vermuë

Language of instruction:

Dutch and English


Participation in 4 of the one-day biotechnology-oriented activities and excursions to biotechnological research groups or industries, organised by the Education Board of Biotechnology together with the Association for Biotechnology students 'Codon'. Institutes, universities or companies working in the field of one of the biotechnological disciplines or application areas will be visited and/or biotechnological conferences are attended. The activities and excursions will be spread over the year.

Learning outcomes:

The student will have an idea of the broad field of application of biotechnological knowledge in practice.


- visit laboratories of research institutes, universities of companies working in one of the application field of biotechnology;
- attend biotechnological conferences.


Testimonial course.

Restricted Optional for: BBTBiotechnologyBSc1,2,3,4,5,6
MBTBiotechnologyMScE: Environmental and Biobased Biotechnology1,2,3,4,5,6
MBTBiotechnologyMScB: Food Biotechnology1,2,3,4,5,6
MBTBiotechnologyMScD: Process Technology1,2,3,4,5,6
MBTBiotechnologyMScF: Marine Biotechnology1,2,3,4,5,6
MBTBiotechnologyMScA: Cellular/Molecular Biotechnology1,2,3,4,5,6