Studienplan

Medical and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Masterstudiengang / Vollzeit

1. Semester

Course Type SWS ECTS
Bioethics
Bioethics VO 1 2
Bioprocess Technology
Upstream Processing VO 2 3
Recombinant Protein Production, Theory ILV 2 3
Recombinant Protein Production, Laboratory LB 4 8
Process Design
Equipment and Production Design VO 2 4
Standardisation VO 1 2
Health, Disease and Therapeutical Strategies
Immunology VO 2 2
The Molecular Mechanisms of Aging VO 1 2
The Hallmarks of Cancer VO 1 2
Developmental Biology VO 1 2

2. Semester

Course Type SWS ECTS
Integrative Methods in Biotechnology
Biostatistics and Trend Analysis ILV 1 2
Structural Bioinformatics and Drug Design ILV 2 2
Systems Biology ILV 1 2
Biomedical Regulations
Legislation for Drugs and Medical Devices VO 2 3
Pharmaceutical Quality Management
Quality Management Systems VO 1 2
GLP and GMP Regulations VO 1 2
Risk Assessment VO 1 2
Pharmaceutical Project Management
Project and Portfolio Management VO 1 2
Clinical Studies and GCP VO 1 2
Analytical Methods in Life Sciences
Bioanalytics, Laboratory LB 2 4
Personalized Medicine, Laboratory LB 2 4
Analytical Methods in Biomedicine VO 2 2
Reserach Semester Application and Preperation
Research Semester Preparation WK 1 1

3. Semester

Course Type SWS ECTS
Elective 1: Bioprocess Engineering
Bioprocess Engineering
Scale Up – Scale Down Techniques VO 2 3
Current Issues in Bioprocess Engineering WK 1 2
Fermentation Technology
Fermentation Technology, Laboratory LB 7 10
Fermentation of Complex Host Systems VO 1 2
Process Automation
Process Control and Process Online Monitoring VO 2 3
Equipment Test and Process Validation VO 2 4
Elective 2: Advanced Therapeutics Development
Principles of Drug Discovery
Pathophysiology and Molecular Therapies VO 2 4
Drug Discovery Systems VO 2 3
Strategies in Molecular Therapies
Stem Cells, Gene Therapy and Regenerative Medicine VO 2 3
Immunology Base Therapies VO 1 2
Therapeutics Development
Advanced Therapeutics Development, Laboratory LB 7 10
Current Issues in Advanced Therapeutics Development WK 1 2
Therapeutic Effects of Biopharmaceuticals
Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics VO 2 3
Business
Entrepreneurship in Life Sciences VO 2 3

4. Semester

Course Type SWS ECTS
Research Semester
Master Thesis DA 0 22
Coaching Seminar SE 1 3
Master Exam
Master Exam AP 0 5


Curriculum effective from: WS16/17