Educational plan


BIOTECHNOLOGY FOR THE BIOECONOMY - (Classe LM-7)-Enrolled from 2018/19 academic year
First semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Biomass and waste recycling promoting the circular economy 7 56 English AGR/13
Fermentation biotechnology 7 56 English CHIM/11
Methods in biotechnology 10 120 English AGR/07 AGR/11 AGR/12
Structure and functions of biomolecules 7 64 English CHIM/06 CHIM/10
Second semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Environmental microbial biotechnology 6 52 English AGR/16
Environmental plant biotechnology 6 56 English AGR/13
Plant as biofactories 6 56 English AGR/07
Protein engineering and proteomics 6 60 English BIO/10
First semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Bioeconomy: management, assessment and intellectual property 6 56 English AGR/01
Conclusive activities
There are no specific sessions for these activities (e.g. open online courses).
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
internship and final exam 36 0 English
First semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Optional
Bio-based innovation in food science 6 50 English AGR/15
Experimental planning and biostatistics in biotechnology 6 64 English AGR/17 BIO/10
Microbiology and Biotechnology of Extremophiles: case studies to develop soft skills in science 4 40 English AGR/16
Molecular analysis and traceability of biotechnological products 6 68 English BIO/10
Molecular biobased approaches for plant protection 4 48 English AGR/12
Second semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Optional
Applied biocatalysis 6 56 English CHIM/11
Biomolecular experiment planning 2 16 English BIO/10
Functional foods and nutraceuticals 6 56 English BIO/09
Ree Crispres - A workshop on genome editing technologies 3 42 English AGR/03 AGR/07 AGR/12 BIO/01
Open sessions
There are no specific sessions for these activities (e.g. open online courses).
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Other activities (laboratories, seminars) 3 0 English
Optional activities and study plan rules
- Table 2 - Optional courses specifically planned by the BforB Master Degree (8 CFU)
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language Lesson period SSD
Biomolecular experiment planning 2 16 English Second semester BIO/10
Microbiology and Biotechnology of Extremophiles: case studies to develop soft skills in science 4 40 English First semester AGR/16
Molecular biobased approaches for plant protection 4 48 English First semester AGR/12
Ree Crispres - A workshop on genome editing technologies 3 42 English Second semester AGR/03 AGR/07 AGR/12 BIO/01
- Table 3 - Elective courses: the student will chose 2 course among the list of elective courses. The list does not include "Natural resource economics and policy", not activated in 2021-22 academic year. Chose 2 among the following:
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language Lesson period SSD
Applied biocatalysis 6 56 English Second semester CHIM/11
Bio-based innovation in food science 6 50 English First semester AGR/15
Experimental planning and biostatistics in biotechnology 6 64 English First semester AGR/17 BIO/10
Functional foods and nutraceuticals 6 56 English Second semester BIO/09
Molecular analysis and traceability of biotechnological products 6 68 English First semester BIO/10