Study year 2

Master's Programme, Systems Biology, 120 credits (TSYBM), Programme syllabus for studies starting in autumn 2010

The following courses are part of study year two.

The course application codes and study periods are valid for the academic year 2011/2012. For other academic years, different application codes and study periods may apply.

General

This information is for students taking study year 2 at KTH.

The student chooses one of two tracks: Molecular Systems Biology and Computational Neuroscience.

For more information see

http://www.kth.se/studies/master/em/eusysbio/programme/1.42684?l=en

For the track Molecular Systems Biology the following course is also included among the compulsory courses: 

  • 2001 What is life? The future of biology. 2 cr. given by Karolinska Institutet

and among the elective

  • 2384 Cancer systems biology,1,5 cr., given by Karolinska institutet.

For the track Computational Neuroscience the following courses are also included among the compulsory courses: 

  • 2QA040 Neuroscience part 1: from ion channel to behaviour, 15 cr. (Jan. 2011 not registered)

and among the elective

  • 2233 Introduction to cognitive neuroscience, 3 cr., given by Karolinska institutet.
Mandatory Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
DD2436 Modelling of Processes in Cell Biology
Compulsory for the track Computational Neuroscience
6.0 hp
BB2510 Proteomics
Compulsory for the track Molecular Systems Biology
6.0 hp 6.0
DD2380 Artificial Intelligence
Compulsory for the track Computational Neuroscience and elective for the track Molecular systems biology
6.0 hp 6.0
BB2290 Molecular Biomedicine
Compulsory for the track Molecular Systems Biology
7.5 hp 7.5
DD225X Degree Project in Biomedical Engineering, Second Cycle 30.0 hp 15.0 15.0

Conditionally elective Appl.code Scope Study period
 1   2   3   4 
SF2940 Probability Theory
Elective for the track Molecular systems biology
7.5 hp 7.5
BB2470 Genetics and Genomics
Elective for the track Molecular systems biology
10.0 hp 5.0 5.0
DD2435 Mathematical Modelling of Biological Systems
Elective for the track Computational Neuroscience
9.0 hp 6.0 3.0
DD2458 Problem Solving and Programming under Pressure
Elective for the track Molecular systems biology
9.0 hp 4.5 4.5
SK2520 Experimental Methods in Molecular Biophysics
Elective for the track Molecular systems biology
8.0 hp 4.0 4.0
BB2280 Molecular Modeling
Elective for the track Molecular systems biology
7.5 hp 7.5
SI2700 Protein Physics
Elective for the track Molecular systems biology
7.5 hp 7.5
FDD3007 Computational Modeling in Current Neuroscience
Elective for the track Computational Neuroscience
3.0 hp