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750349A Examinations on optional topics in biology, 2-10 ECTS cr 
Code 750349A  Validity 01.08.2015 -
Name Examinations on optional topics in biology  Abbreviation Examinations on 
Scope2-10 ECTS cr   
Type Intermediate Studies Discipline3205 Biology 
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
Unit Field of Biology 

ECTS Credits 

2-10 ECTS credits / 53-267 hours of work.

Language of instruction 

Depends on the book.


B.Sc. degree 2.-3. year or M.Sc. degree 1.-2. year.

Learning outcomes 

Student independently concerns him/herself to special issues in biology.


Examinations on books, which are not compulsory in any other course unit.

Mode of delivery 

Independent studying: book exam.

Learning activities and teaching methods 

Book exam in Examinarium.

Target group 


Prerequisites and co-requisites 


Recommended optional programme components 


Recommended or required reading 

Literature chosen in agreement with the responsible teacher.

Assessment methods and criteria 

Book exam in Examinarium.

Read more about assessment criteria at the University of Oulu webpage.



Numerical grading scale 0 – 5, where 0 = fail.

Person responsible 

Prof. Timo Muotka (ECOa), Doc. Anna Liisa Ruotsalainen (ECOb), Doc. Seppo Rytkönen (ECOa), Assoc. Prof. Heikki Helanterä (BSg) and Prof. Hely Häggman (BSb).

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