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General information:
Name:
Modern analytical techniques in biosciences
Course of study:
2019/2020
Code:
ZSDA-3-0097-s
Faculty of:
Szkoła Doktorska AGH
Study level:
Third-cycle studies
Specialty:
-
Field of study:
Szkoła Doktorska AGH
Semester:
0
Profile of education:
Academic (A)
Lecture language:
English
Form and type of study:
Full-time studies
Course homepage:
 
Responsible teacher:
dr hab. Smoluch Marek (smoluch@agh.edu.pl)
Dyscypliny:
Moduł multidyscyplinarny
Module summary

Students will gain advanced practical knowledge on on applications of separation techniques and mass spectrometry in biosciences.

Description of learning outcomes for module
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Connections with FLO Method of learning outcomes verification (form of completion)
Social competence: is able to
M_K001 Student can critically decide what tools should be used to solve particular research problem SDA3A_K01 Activity during classes
Skills: he can
M_U001 Student can select proper separation strategy to analyze and identify typical compounds SDA3A_U01 Execution of laboratory classes,
Test,
Activity during classes
M_U002 Student is able to interpret data obtained by analytical techniques useful in biosciences SDA3A_U06 Execution of laboratory classes,
Activity during classes
Knowledge: he knows and understands
M_W001 Student understands basics of analytical methods applied in biosciences SDA3A_W01 Test,
Activity during classes
Number of hours for each form of classes:
Sum (hours)
Lecture
Audit. classes
Lab. classes
Project classes
Conv. seminar
Seminar classes
Pract. classes
Zaj. terenowe
Zaj. warsztatowe
Prace kontr. przejść.
Lektorat
20 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
FLO matrix in relation to forms of classes
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Form of classes
Lecture
Audit. classes
Lab. classes
Project classes
Conv. seminar
Seminar classes
Pract. classes
Zaj. terenowe
Zaj. warsztatowe
Prace kontr. przejść.
Lektorat
Social competence
M_K001 Student can critically decide what tools should be used to solve particular research problem - - + - - - - - - - -
Skills
M_U001 Student can select proper separation strategy to analyze and identify typical compounds + - + - - - - - - - -
M_U002 Student is able to interpret data obtained by analytical techniques useful in biosciences + - + - - - - - - - -
Knowledge
M_W001 Student understands basics of analytical methods applied in biosciences + - - - - - - - - - -
Student workload (ECTS credits balance)
Student activity form Student workload
Summary student workload 51 h
Module ECTS credits 2 ECTS
Udział w zajęciach dydaktycznych/praktyka 20 h
Preparation for classes 10 h
przygotowanie projektu, prezentacji, pracy pisemnej, sprawozdania 10 h
Realization of independently performed tasks 10 h
Examination or Final test 1 h
Module content
Lectures (10h):

1. Overview of analytical methods applied in biosciences
2. Introduction to chromatographic and electrophoretic separations.
3.Mass spectrometry as a powerful technique for illegal drugs detection
4. Hyphenated techniques for the analysis of complex biological samples.
5. Detailed analysis of the human material – proteomics.

Laboratory classes (10h):

1. TLC – fast identification of psychoactive compounds.
2. Basic maintenance of instrumentation.
3.Mass spectrometry of drugs, psychoactive compounds, and other molecules.
4. Sample handling.
5. Hyphenated techniques – applications in proteomics.

Additional information
Teaching methods and techniques:
  • Lectures: The topics presented in the lecture are shown in the form of a multimedia presentation
  • Laboratory classes: Students carry out a laboratories by themselves, consulting the encountered problems with the teacher.
Warunki i sposób zaliczenia poszczególnych form zajęć, w tym zasady zaliczeń poprawkowych, a także warunki dopuszczenia do egzaminu:

Participation rules in classes:
  • Lectures:
    – Attendance is mandatory: Yes
    – Participation rules in classes: Nie określono
  • Laboratory classes:
    – Attendance is mandatory: Yes
    – Participation rules in classes: Nie określono
Method of calculating the final grade:

50% – laboratories grade (including laboratory report)
50% – test grade (from lectures)
Further details will be given during the first meeting.

Sposób i tryb wyrównywania zaległości powstałych wskutek nieobecności studenta na zajęciach:
Set up individually for each case
Prerequisites and additional requirements:

Basic knowledge of chemistry

Recommended literature and teaching resources:

Recommended literature and teaching resources not specified

Scientific publications of module course instructors related to the topic of the module:

Additional scientific publications not specified

Additional information:

The course starts in the academic year 2020/21