School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

Cell Biology

Module code: BIO111

Credits: 15.0
Semester: SEM1
Timetable:

    Lecture
  • Semester 1: Weeks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11: Friday 9 am - 11 am
  • Semester 1: Weeks 12: Tuesday 3 pm - 5 pm

Contact: Prof Kenneth Linton
Overlap: BMD115
Prerequisite: None

This module provides an introduction to cell biology. It covers pro and eukaryotic cell structure, the structure and function of the cell membrane, the organelles, the nucleus and the cytoskeleton. Interactions between cell components, the cell cycle and cell differentiation from stem cells to specialised cells are all examined in detail.

Connected course(s): UDF DATA
Assessment: 75.0% Examination, 25.0% Coursework
Level: 4