Bioquímica II - Bioquímica - Sem Ramos - Especialidades

ECTS / Credit Units
Year: 3 / 1º Semestre
Plan: 2007/08
Scientific Area: BIQ
Level: Intermédio

Semestral Hour Load

Theorical: 48.00
Pratical and Laboratorial: 24.00


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Degree having this Course

Degree - Branch Degree Plan Year
Bioquímica - Sem Ramos - Especialidades 2007/08

Teaching Staff

Helena Maria Pires Gaspar Tomás
Helena Maria Pires Gaspar Tomás

Responsável pelas Pautas
Ensino teórico
José de Sousa Câmara
José de Sousa Câmara

Ensino prático e laboratorial

Course Information

Course Objectivs

1 To provide students with knowledge and skills needed for a better understanding of the chemical and physical phenomena that underlie the functioning of cells and living organisms.

2 Laboratory skills development.

Evaluation Criteria

Classification Type: Quantitative (0-20)
Evaluation Model: B
Evaluation Methodology: The evaluation of this course is based on: a) Written tests (2 tests, one in the middle of the semester and the other in the end); the tests allow to evaluate the knowledge and skills acquired by each student; the tests have a weight of 70% in the overall course evaluation; b) Lab reports from the experimental works done along the semester; the lab activities and the correspondent reports are a team work; the lab reports allow the evaluation of the students capacity to work in team and to interpret and communicate the experimental results; the lab reports have a weight of 30% in the overall course evaluation. The tests may be repeated in the appeal period but the lab reports do not. A minimum of 9.5 values is required in each element of evaluation to succeed in the course.

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Main Bibliography

Berg J.M., Tymoczko J..L and Stryer L. (2006). Biochemistry. W.H. Freeman Company.
Devlin T.M. (2010). Textbook of Biochemistry with Clinical Correlations. Wiley-Liss.
Alberts B. et al. (2008). Molecular Biology of the Cell. Garland.

Other Biographical Sources / Support Documents

Keith Wilson, John Walker (2010). Principles and Techniques of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. Cambridge University Press.

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