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Master´s Degree Programme in Biochemistry    Back

Abo Akademi University Course Type: Master taught Start Date: September
Location: Turku, Finland Fees/total cost: see details


Studying at Åbo Akademi University is both interesting and rewarding! The range is vast and wide and there are many opportunities for flexible solutions. It is important for the students that the information available is both easy to find and understand, and that it is accurate and reliable.

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Turku, Finland
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120 ECTS
Last update: 23/08/2016


Module name Credits (ECTS or CATS) Duration Core / elective / recommended Available as Short course (CPD)
Essay - Research strategy for master thesis 4 ECTS core  
Final exam in biochemistry 10 ECTS core  
Laboratory work in biochemistry 25 ECTS core  
Master thesis laboratory work 40 ECTS core  
Seminars and poster 4 ECTS core  
Swedish for foreigners 5 ECTS core  
Advanced studies in structural bioinformatics 13 ECTS elective  
Applied structural biology 4 ECTS elective  
Biochemistry of signal transduction and regulation 8 ECTS elective  
Case study in drug discovery and development 12 ECTS elective  
Cell Signaling 8 ECTS elective  
Computer-aided drug 4 ECTS elective  
Fluorescence spectroscopy 6 ECTS elective  
Glycobiology 6 ECTS elective  
Lipid metabolism 8 ECTS elective  
Mechanisms of regulation in cell biology 5 ECTS elective  
Membrane biochemistry - 6 ECTS elective  
Membrane biochemistry - lipids 6 ECTS elective  
Pharmaceutical bioinformatics 8 ECTS elective  
Physical biochemistry 6 ECTS elective  
Protein structure, informatics and modeling 6 ECTS elective  
The structural biology of membranes 8 ECTS elective