Course syllabus ZAG - Applied Genetics (FFWT - WS 2013/2014)


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Course code:
ZAG
Course title in Czech:
Applied Genetics
Course title in English:
Applied Genetics
Semester:
WS 2013/2014
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Fulfillment of requirements (3 credits), Exam (5 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 1/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Level of course: bachelor; master; master continuing; doctor
Course type: optional
Type of delivery:
usual
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Language of instruction:
English
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
Faculty:
Teachers:
Prerequisites:
to study at faculty REK or to study at faculty LDF
 
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The subject is directly connected to subject Mendel genetic in exercises. The aim of the subject is to introduce possibilities of applied molecular genetics in forestry, and basics of molecular biology. We want to also discuss about popular topics like GMO (Genetically modified organism). During exercises we will also perform basic molecular-genetic approaches.
 
Course content:
1.
Applied genetics around us (allowance 2/0)
 
a.
Applications in medicine, breeding, criminalistics, and in phytopathology.

2.
Introduction to laboratory work (allowance 0/2)
3.
Preparing of solutions and buffers for molecular experiments (allowance 1/1)
4.
Isolation of DNA, PCR (polymerase chain reaction), and quality and quantity control (allowance 2/8)
5.Sequence databases (allowance 2/0)
6.
GMO - genetically modified organisms (allowance 2/0)
7.
Markers, restriction digestion (allowance 2/2)
8.
Sequencing (allowance 1/1)
9.
Fingerprinting and its usage in praxis (allowance 2/0)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
lecture
13 h
practice1 h
seminar
1 h
laboratory work
13 h
preparation for exam
6 h
preparation of presentation
3 h
Total37 h
 
Assessment methods:
none
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Total0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
SNUSTAD , D P. -- SIMMONS , M J. Genetika. Brno: Nakladatelství Masarykovy univerzity, 2009. 894 p. ISBN 978-80-210-4852-2.
ŠMARDA, J. et al. Metody molekulární biologie. 1st ed. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2005. 188 p. ISBN 80-210-3841-1.
BEDNÁŘ, J. -- VYHNÁNEK, T. -- JEDLIČKOVÁ, D. Cvičení z genetiky rostlin. Brno: Mendelova zemědělská a lesnická univerzita v Brně, 1999. 140 p. ISBN 80-7157-388-4.
CVRČKOVÁ, F. Úvod do praktické bioinformatiky. 1st ed. Praha: Academia, 2006. 148 p. ISBN 80-200-1360-1.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
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Course listed in previous semesters: WS 2020/2021, SS 2019/2020, WS 2019/2020, SS 2018/2019, WS 2018/2019, WS 2017/2018 (and older)
Teaching place:
Brno


Last modification made by Ing. et Ing. Miroslav Cepl on 09/17/2014.

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