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 courses

The student should take courses within on of the following subjects areas: medical applications of biotechnology or omics.

Courses can also be selected from the subject areas cell-based process biotechnology, enzyme biotechnology and environmental biotechnology. In addition, elective courses can be selected.

Mandatory courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
BB2165 Biomolecular Structure and Function Medical applications, Omics 7.5 hp 7.5
BB2475 Genetics1 Medical applications, Omics 7.5 hp 7.5
BB2255 Applied Gene Technology Medical applications, Omics 7.5 hp 7.5
BB2441 Bioinformatics Medical applications, Omics 7.5 hp 7.5

Conditionally elective courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
BB2290 Molecular Biomedicine Medical applications 7.5 hp 7.5
BB2560 Advanced Microbiology and Metagenomics Omics 7.5 hp 7.5
BB2446 Immunology Medical applications 7.5 hp 7.5
BB2510 Proteomics Omics 6.0 hp 6.0

Recommended courses

Course code and name Appl.code Scope P1 P2 P3 P4
BB1180 Engineering Skills 2 Mandatory for students lacking project management and sustainability courses 1.5 hp 1.5
BB1160 Eucaryotic Cell Biology Mandatory for students lacking prior courses in cellular biology 7.5 hp 7.5
BB1030 Microbiology Mandatory for students from programme CTKEM at KTH 9.0 hp 9.0
BB2460 Biocatalysis Enzyme Biotechnology 7.5 hp 7.5
BB1000 Programming in Python Recommended for students lacking prior courses in programming 7.5 hp 7.5
BB2015 Environmental Toxicology Environmental Biotechnology 7.5 hp 7.5
BB2425 Glycobiotechnology Enzyme Biotechnology 7.5 hp 7.5
BB2450 The Cell Factory Cell-based Process Biotechnology 7.5 hp 7.5