790377 Seminar in biotechnology

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Wozniak-Knopp, Gordana , Buyel, Johannes , Satzer, Peter , Reithofer, Manuel
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


The Seminar in Biotechnology will focus each year on a different emerging field in biotechnology, the topics in 2020 will all be connected with the field "microvesicles".

The topcis for presentation will be discussed and distributed among students in the introduction meeting. Students will prepare a 15 min presentation of the chosen topic with help from supervisors. The powerpoint slides should be handed in one week before the date of the presentation.

Please note that you have to attend all talks in order to obtain a grade.

Previous knowledge expected

Basic understanding of biotechnology.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Students who have passed the Biotechnological Seminar have aquired a deepened and broadened know-how in a specific emerging field of biotechnology, according to their own chosen topics and to the topics chosen by the fellow students. Students will have gained experience in critically reading, understanding and discussing scientific papers, and how to draft and perform a scientific presentation in English.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.