Course syllabus


EXTG55, 15 credits, G2 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2020/21
Decided by: PLED B/K
Date of Decision: 2020-03-27

General Information

Elective for: BME4, N4-nbm
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must


The structure of the cell; structure and function of nucleic acids, proteins and membranes; enzyme catalysis; electron transport and oxidative phosphorylation; photosynthesis; cellular metabolism and its regulation; cell biological methods.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH - (U,3,4,5) - (Fail, Three, Four, Five)
Assessment: Written and oral examination.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: 20
Selection: Completed university credits within the programme. Priority is given to students enrolled on programmes that include the course in their curriculum.
The course overlaps following course/s: TEK287, MOB102

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Cecilia Emanuelsson,
Course coordinator: Celia Cabaleiro Lago ,
Course homepage: http://
Further information: The course is given by the Faculty of Science and does not follow the study period structure. The teaching consists of lectures, group exercises and assignments. The course is given in English during the autumn semester and in Swedish during the spring semester.