wsbim1226  2020-2021  Bruxelles Woluwe

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information below is subject to change, in particular that concerning the teaching mode (presential, distance or in a comodal or hybrid format).
3 credits
30.0 h + 10.0 h
Q1
Language
French
Prerequisites

The prerequisite(s) for this Teaching Unit (Unité d’enseignement – UE) for the programmes/courses that offer this Teaching Unit are specified at the end of this sheet.
Content
Theoretical courses. In eucaryotes and procaryotes: structure of DNA, chromatin organisation, DNA replication, gene structure, synthesis of RNAs and proteins, post-translational modifications, epigenetic control of gene expression through modification of histones and DNA.
During tutorial classes, an introduction is given to the analysis and use of DNA and RNA sequences and on the use of softwares for such analyses.
Teaching methods

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.

Lectures and tutorial classes
(possibly by Teams or life+streaming according to the COVID evolution)
Evaluation methods

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.

Written exam comprising multiple choice questions, open-ended questions and/or exercices in which students will be evaluated on their capacity to implement their knowledge.
Results of tests performed during tutorial classes may contribute as a bonus to the final mark if this mark is min 9/20 before bonus addition.
The exam will inculde two parts, each marked on 10 points. A mark lower than 3,5/10 in any of the two parts will set the global mark rounded down to the lower integer digit.
Online resources
Files with informations, exercices and with slides presented in the course are available on MoodleUCL (https://moodleucl.uclouvain.be/).
Teaching materials
  • fichiers contenant les diapositives et certaines informations présentées au cours (disponible sur la plateforme Moodle)
Faculty or entity


Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Sigle
Credits
Prerequisites
Aims
Bachelor in Biomedicine
3
WMD1120 AND WMD1006 AND WMD1106