BPE-12301 National Excursion Biotechnology

Course

Credits 1.00

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

Language of instruction:

Dutch and English

Contents:

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. Information on the excursions will be distributed via the mailing of the study advisory team biotechnology and bioinformatics to all students enrolled in BBT, MBT and/or MBF.

Learning outcomes:

After successful completion of this course students are expected to be able to understand the broad field of application of biotechnological knowledge in practice.

Activities:

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

Examination:

Testimonial course.

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