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043026P Genomic Medicine I, 2 ECTS cr 
Code 043026P  Validity 01.08.2016 -
Name Genomic Medicine I  Abbreviation Genomic Medicin 
Scope2 ECTS cr   
TypeBasic Studies Discipline5401 Medicine 
TypeCourse   
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
 
   
Unit Faculty of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, Medicine 

Teachers
Name
Karppinen, Peppi Leena Elina 
Jukka Moilanen 
Joni Mäki 

Description
Proficiency level 

-

 
Status 

-

 
Required proficiency level 

-

 
ECTS Credits 

2 ECTS credits / 54 hours of work

 
Language of instruction 

Finnish

 
Timing 

The course unit is held in the spring semester of the 1st year.

 
Learning outcomes 

Upon completion of the course , the student

  • understand major principles of the inheritance of man
  • is capable to analyse the central characteristics and ethical issues of inherited diseases.
  • will explore the usage of biobanks
  • understands basics of the modern techniques in medical genetics.

 

 

 

 

 
Contents 

Basics of inheritance of man, selected basic methodology used in medical genetics, bioinformatics, biobanks, ethical aspects of genomics.

 
Mode of delivery 

Lectures, exercises and exam.

 
Learning activities and teaching methods 

18 hours of lectures, 4 hours of exercises, 2 hours exam and 30 hours of independent work.

 
Target group 

Major students.

 
Prerequisites and co-requisites 

Recommended course to be taken simultaneously:

- 043020P Basics of the Molecular Biology 2 ECTS

 

 

 
Recommended optional programme components 

 

 -

 
Recommended or required reading 

Aittomäki, Moilanen ja Perola, 2016: Lääketieteellinen genetiikka. Duodecim.

 
Assessment methods and criteria 

Exam

 
Grading 

The course utulizes a numerical grading scale 1-5. Zero stands for a fail.

 
Person responsible 

Peppi Karppinen (implemetation of teaching and practical matters), Jukka Moilanen (responsible person of Genomic medicine I and II)

 

 
Working life cooperation 

-

 
Other information 

-

 


Current and future instruction
Functions Name Type ECTS cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has not begun Genomic Medicine I  Course  Joni Mäki  10.05.22 -13.05.22

Future examinations
Functions Name Type ECTS cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has not begun Genomic Medicine I exam  Exam    16.05.22
registration period has not begun Genomic Medicine I exam  Exam    06.06.22
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