Course syllabus P15-0009-I - Biochemical Methods (FBFS - WS 2020/2021)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Course unit code:
Course unit title: Biochemical Methods
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Agrobiotechnology - master (required), 1. semester
Applied Biology - master (required), 1. semester
Applied Biology - master (required), 1. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
During the semester there will be one written test, with the evaluation of 30 points, semestral work evaluated by 10 points and final written test of evaluation 60 points. For evaluation A it is neccesary to obtain 93 points, for evaluation B it is necessary to obtain min. 86 points, for evaluation C it is necessary to obtain min. 79 points, for evaluation D it is necessary to obtain min. 72 point and for evaluation E it is necessary to obtain min. 64 points.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The aim of subject is to acquaint students with basic methods of isolation and identification of biologicaly active substances. After completion of the subject the student is able to solve isolation, purification and analysis of biologicaly active substances by chromatographic, electrophoretic, optical and immunochemical methods application.

Course contents:
Principles and applications of basic preparative and analytical methods in biochemistry.
General laboratory methods and samples preparations procedures. Methods of separation (centrifigation, chromatography, electrophoresis). Optical, radioisotope and immunochemistry methods.
Recommended or required reading:
Ferenčík,M. - Škárka,B. Biochemické laboratórne metódy. Bratislava: Alfa, 1988.
Pingoud, A. et al. Biochemical Methods. Weinheim: Wiley-VCH, 2002.

Language of instruction:
Slovak, English
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 228

31,1 %
19,7 %
18,0 %19,7 %
11,5 %
0 %
Name of lecturer(s):
Ing. Milan Chňapek, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
RNDr. Juraj Miššík, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor)
Ing. Marián Tomka, PhD. (instructor, lecturer)
Last modification:
24. 10. 2019
Ing. Milan Chňapek, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Martin Mastík, PhD. on 10/24/2019.

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