Master’s studies

Syllabus for Literature Project in Applied Biotechnology

Bibliografiskt projekt i tillämpad bioteknik


  • 5 credits
  • Course code: 1BG356
  • Education cycle: Second cycle
  • Main field(s) of study and in-depth level: Applied Biotechnology A1F
  • Grading system: Fail (U), Pass (G)
  • Established: 2008-03-13
  • Established by: The Faculty Board of Science and Technology
  • Applies from: week 27, 2007
  • Entry requirements: Completed course the 15 credits of Applied biotechnology-starting course.
  • Responsible department: Biology Education Centre

Learning outcomes

After the course, the student should:

  • show deep knowledge within a self-chosen part of applied biotechnology.

  • be able to search, evaluate and compile scientific publications within a chosen research field.

  • with correct language in writing present the scientific compilation.


An independent overview and compilation of scientific literature within a chosen research field through databases and libraries. The work is carried out guided by a supervisor in close connection with ongoing research or development projects.

To achieve the aims, the student should:

  • under supervision delimit a scientific problem, investigate this theoretically through literature searches and present the work orally and in writing


The course is given in the form of individual supervision.


For a pass mark, a passed written presentation is required by the literature project.

Reading list

Reading list

Applies from: week 13, 2013

Determined individually after consultation with the student.