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BTK4032 Research work 8 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Degree Programme in Biotechnology
Faculty of Medicine and Life Sciences

Learning outcomes

The student gets practical experience from the working life of the field of biotechnology or biosciences through study, product development or other work related to the field.

General description

A practical study course, which is carried out in a research group.


Jarkko Valjakka, Teacher responsible


Group work 135 hours
Reseach group
Independent work 50 hours
Free position


Numeric 1-5.

Evaluation criteria

The evaluation is based on a starting exam, working skills and a written research report (their arithmetical average).

Further information

The student must obtain approval from the responsible teacher and the leader of the research group before starting the project work. The research group provides the material (articles or other material) to be read in advance.