Master's degree in biotechnology (M38/56/1)

Academic year
2021 / 2022
Field of knowledge
Ciencias
Código del ministerio
4312522
ECTS credits
60
Code
M38/56/1
Pre-registration platform and periods
Distrito Único Andaluz

Some high priority degree programmes

Ingeniero agrónomo
Ingeniero químico
Licenciado en biología
Licenciado en bioquímica
Licenciado en ciencia y tecnología de los alimentos
Licenciado en ciencias ambientales
Licenciado en ciencias del mar
Licenciado en farmacia
Licenciado en física
Licenciado en medicina
Licenciado en química
Licenciado en veterinaria
* Please check the "Distrito Único Andaluz (DUA)" Platform for University Admissions in Andalusia to consult the full list of degree programmes and their level of priority

Registration

  1. If you are a new student and have been accepted via the DUA platform, you must complete the self-registration process (automatrícula in Spanish) online: Online self-registration
  2. If you wish to re-register, you must download the following file and submit it in person: Download the re-registration document.
  3. If any error occurs during the process, please go to the International School for Postgraduate Studies (EIP) located on Avenida de Madrid, 13. You can also contact them via the International School for Postgraduate Studies (EIP) website.

Programme content

Module 1: Teaching

Mandatory credits:  30
Créditos ofertados:  120
Course / Subject
Credits
Teachers
Anhydrobiosis: Life without water
3
Application of molecular biology techniques for the identification and characterisation of trypanosomatids
3
Molecular and cellular oxidative stress
3
Biodiversity of lactic acid bacteria in fermented foods. Study of bacteriocin-producing strains
3
Biogenesis and biotechnology of terpenoids and steroids
3
Bioinformatics
3
Bacterial biomineralisation: Ornamental stone material in restoration and other applications
3
Biotechnology, ethics and society
3
Plant biotechnology
3
Biotransformation of degradation resistant molecules
3
Biotransformation of plant residues: Applications
3
Cooperativity, allosterism: Multiple equilibria in biochemistry
3
Setting up biotechnology companies
3
Jose Ramon Fernandez Navarro
Macromolecular crystallography
3
Development and foundations of immunodiagnostic systems
3
Determining protein structure through nuclear magnetic resonance
3
Research design and techniques for scientific communication
4
Gualberto Buela Casal
Structure, function and dynamics of rhizobacteria genomes
4
Organic insecticides: Biotechnological applications of bacillus thuringiensis toxins
3
Interactions of heavy metals with microorganisms for bioremediation purposes
3
Introduction to biocatalysis
3
Introduction to structure determination and evaluation of potential drugs
3
Introduction to structure determination and evaluation of potential drugs
4
Molecular mechanisms of trans-membrane signal transduction in bacteria
3
Metagenomics and genomics of rhizobacteria
4
Fernando Manuel García Rodríguez
José Ignacio Jiménez Zurdo
Manuel Fernandez Lopez
Pablo Jose Villadas Laterre
Morphogenesis and differentiation in bacteria
3
Genetically modified (gm) plants and foods
3
Principles of supramolecular chemistry and its applications
3
Natural products and their application to the synthesis of products of interest
3
Simulation of industrial biotechnology processes
3
Microbial solutions to environmental pollution
3
Microalgae culture technology
3
Bio-immobilisation technologies: Biochemical, medicinal, food and environmental applications
3
Thermodynamics and biocalorimetry
3
Terpenoids of biotechnological relevance: Biosynthesis, structural elucidation and synthesis
3
Transgenesis and animal cloning in biotechnology research
3
Ion transport in cell membranes: Homeostasis and imaging of intracellular calcium
3

Module 2: Masters dissertationresearch

Mandatory credits:  30
Créditos ofertados:  30
Course / Subject
Credits
Teachers
Master's dissertation
30