Undergraduate Course: Molecular Cell Biology 3 (BILG09001)
|School||School of Biological Sciences
||College||College of Science and Engineering
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 9 (Year 3 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||Cellular communication and signal transduction; second messengers; membrane trafficking and protein sorting in intracellular pathways; endocytosis and exocytosis; organelle biogenesis; cytoskeleton and its role in cellular dynamics and statics; contractility and cell movement; mitosis, the cell cycle and its control; regulation of cell proliferation; nuclear domains.
Information for Visiting Students
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2014/15, Available to all students (SV1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Lecture Hours 24,
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 4,
Supervised Practical/Workshop/Studio Hours 9,
Feedback/Feedforward Hours 1,
Summative Assessment Hours 2,
Other Study Hours 6,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 4,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||2 items of in-course assessment plus one 2 hour exam.
||Hours & Minutes
|Main Exam Diet S2 (April/May)||2:00|
|Resit Exam Diet (August)||2:00|
| Increased understanding of biological processes. Detailed learning outcomes will be provided later.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||Tu, F, 0900-1230 - includes a combination of lectures, practicals and tutorials.
|Course organiser||Prof Ken Sawin
Tel: (0131 6)50 7064
|Course secretary||Mr Alistair Bryden
Tel: (0131 6)50 8637
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