Fiches de cours 2017-2018

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Neurosciences I : molecular neuroscience and neurodegeneration

BIO-480

Lecturer(s) :

Gräff Johannes
Lashuel Hilal
Schneider Bernard

Language:

English

Summary

The goal of the course is to guide students through the essential aspects of molecular neuroscience and neurodegenerative diseases. The student will gain the ability to dissect the molecular basis of disease in the nervous system in order to begin to understand and identify therapeutic strategies.

Content

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Bachelor level in Life Sciences.

Important concepts to start the course

Understanding of molecular and cellular biology.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Formal lectures and exercises.

Expected student activities

Participate actively in exercises.

Assessment methods

Written exam. 3 hours duration. Will contain short essay-style questions.

Resources

Bibliography

Purves, Neuroscience. 2012. 5th Ed. Sinauer Associates

Kandel, Principles of Neural Science. 2012. 5th Ed. McGraw Hill

Ressources en bibliothèque

In the programs

  • Life Sciences and Technologies - master program, 2017-2018, Master semester 1
    • Semester
      Fall
    • Exam form
      Written
    • Credits
      5
    • Subject examined
      Neurosciences I : molecular neuroscience and neurodegeneration
    • Lecture
      3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Life Sciences and Technologies - master program, 2017-2018, Master semester 3
    • Semester
      Fall
    • Exam form
      Written
    • Credits
      5
    • Subject examined
      Neurosciences I : molecular neuroscience and neurodegeneration
    • Lecture
      3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Computational Neurosciences minor, 2017-2018, Autumn semester
    • Semester
      Fall
    • Exam form
      Written
    • Credits
      5
    • Subject examined
      Neurosciences I : molecular neuroscience and neurodegeneration
    • Lecture
      3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Neuroscience (edoc), 2017-2018
    • Semester
      Fall
    • Exam form
      Written
    • Credits
      5
    • Subject examined
      Neurosciences I : molecular neuroscience and neurodegeneration
    • Lecture
      3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

MoTuWeThFr
8-9
9-10
10-11 AAC132
11-12
12-13
13-14
14-15AAC137
15-16AAC137
16-17
17-18
18-19
19-20
20-21
21-22
Lecture
Exercise, TP
Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
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  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German