Study year 1

Master's Programme, Industrial and Environmental Biotechnology, 120 credits (TIMBM), Programme syllabus for studies starting in autumn 2018

The following courses are part of study year one.

The course application codes and study periods are valid for the academic year 2018/2019. For other academic years, different application codes and study periods may apply.

General

General courses

The should take courses within on of the following subjects areas: cell-based process biotechnology, enzyme biotechnology and environmental biotechnology.

Courses can also be selected from the subject areas medical applications of biotechnology or omics. In addition, elective courses can be selected.

Mandatory Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
BB2165 Biomolecular Structure and Function
Part of all subject areas
7.5 7.5
BB2475 Genetics1
Part of all subject areas
7.5 7.5

Conditionally elective Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
BB2020 Molecular Enzymology
Enzyme Technology, Cell-based Process Technology
7.5 7.5
BB2570 System Analysis and Life Cycle Assessment
Environmental Biotechnology
7.5 7.5
BB2460 Biocatalysis
Enzyme Biotechnology
60547 7.5 7.5
BB2485 Metabolic Engineering
Cell-based Process Biotechnology
60667 7.5 7.5
BB2560 Advanced Microbiology and Metagenomics
Environmental Biotechnology
60666 7.5 7.5
BB2015 Environmental Toxicology
Environmental Biotechnology
60545 7.5 7.5
BB2425 Glycobiotechnology
Enzyme Biotechnology
60664 7.5 7.5
BB2450 The Cell Factory
Environmental Biotechnology
60665 7.5 7.5

Recommended Appl.code cr. Study period
 1   2   3   4 
BB1180 Engineering Skills 2
Mandatory for students lacking project management and sustainability courses
1.5 1.5
BB1160 Eucaryotic Cell Biology
Mandatory for students lacking prior courses in cellular biology
7.5 7.5
BB2255 Applied Gene Technology
Medical applications, Omics
7.5 7.5
BB2290 Molecular Biomedicine
Medical applications
7.5 7.5
BB2441 Bioinformatics
Medical applications, Omics
7.5 7.5
BB1030 Microbiology
Mandatory for students from programme CTKEM at KTH
60512 9.0 9.0
BB1000 Programming in Python
Recommended for students lacking prior courses in programming
60016 7.5 7.5
BB2446 Immunology
Medical applications
60687 7.5 7.5
BB2510 Proteomics
Omics
60686 6.0 6.0