Industrial Biotechnology and Synthetic Biology, 30 op

Opintokokonaisuuden tyyppi

Advanced Studies


Ville Santala, Suvi Santala, Johanna Rinta-Kanto


- The student is able to:
- apply fundamentals of biocatalysis on biotechnological systems
- explain terminology used in the fields of industrial biotechnology and synthetic biology.
- analyse methodologies used for cellular engineering and evaluate the goals of applying such methods.
- apply biotechnological methods in planning and research.
- design technically sound industrial processes
- evaluate the technical and economic feasibility of biotechnological processes.
- interpret recent developments in biotechnology in industrial framework.
- The student:
- understands scientific thinking, reasoning, and explanation.
- gathers, processes, evaluates, analyses and uses information in a versatile, critical, and ethical way.
- complies with the research and professional ethics of his/her field.
- is familiar with the principles of sound scientific practice and acts accordingly.
- has the ability to give, accept, and utilize justified criticism.
- is able to apply data analysis skills and present the data.
- thinks creatively and sees alternative solutions.
- is able to use the language and presentation skills in scientific activities.
- has good work community skills and is able to work in a multi-professional environment
- applies the principles of scientific writing, reporting, and information retrieval.
- has project management skills.
- is capable of international and intercultural communication in his/her work and in its development.
- is able to organize activities to find and implement solutions that promote sustainable development.


Opintokokonaisuus Opintopisteet P/S
Bio- ja ympäristötekniikka 35 op Mandatory


Pakolliset opintojaksot

Opintojakso Opintopisteet Vuosikurssi
KEB-23006 Industrial Bioengineering and Biotechnology 4 op IV  
KEB-23206 Biocatalysis and Enzymology 3 op IV  
KEB-23757 Trends in Bioengineering 5 op IV  
KEB-23758 Molecular and Synthetic Biology I 5 op IV  
KEB-23806 Laboratory Course in Bio and Environmental Engineering 5 op IV  
KEB-63256 Industrial Organic Chemistry 3 op IV  
Yhteensä 25 op  

Pakolliset vaihtoehtoiset opintojaksot

Must be selected at least 5 credits of courses

Opintojakso Opintopisteet Vuosikurssi
KEB-23766 Molecular and Synthetic Biology II 5 op IV  
KEB-26106 Special Project in Bioengineering 2-8 op V  

Täydentävät opintojaksot

Opintojakso Opintopisteet
LTT-32006 Demola Project Work 5-10 op

Päivittäjä: Palmroth Marja, 12.07.2019