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BTK2100 Biotechnical product development 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Degree Programme in Biotechnology
Faculty of Medicine and Life Sciences

Learning outcomes

After the course student has basic understanding of the R&D process. Student has gained basic knowledge e.g. on regulatory issues, IPR as well as project and process management related to biomedical R&D. Student can apply these in groupwork.

General description

Workshop structure

  • 1 h lecture & discussion
  • 1 h voice of experience & discussion

Enrolment for University Studies

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Juho Väisänen, Teacher responsible


16-Jan-2018 – 22-May-2018
Tue 16-Jan-2018 at 16.15-18.00, F211, Introduction to life science and R&D
Thu 25-Jan-2018 at 16.15-18.00, F114, Product development process
Tue 30-Jan-2018 at 16.15-18.00, F115, Product market fit
Tue 13-Feb-2018 at 16.15-18.00, F115, Design thinking in R&D projects
Tue 13-Mar-2018 at 16.15-18.00, F115, IPR issues
Tue 27-Mar-2018 at 16.15-18.00, F115, Regulation and quality
Tue 10-Apr-2018 at 16.15-18.00, F115, Proof-of-concept and relevance
Tue 24-Apr-2018 at 16.15-18.00, F115, Clinical trials
Tue 8-May-2018 at 16.15-18.00, F115, Project and process management
Tue 22-May-2018 at 16.15-18.00, F115, Manufacturing (CMC) considerations
Group work

Further information

The course will be organized in collaboration with Spark Finland https://sparkfinland.fi/. Available also for PhD students.