Curriculum

Medical and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Master degree programme / Full-time

1. Semester

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

2. Semester

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

3. Semester

Course Type SWS ECTS
Elective 2: Advanced Therapeutics Development
Therapeutics Development
Current Issues in Advanced Therapeutics Development WK 1 2
Advanced Therapeutics Development, Laboratory LB 7 10
Principles of Drug Discovery
Drug Discovery Systems VO 2 3
Pathophysiology and Molecular Therapies VO 2 4
Strategies in Molecular Therapies
Immunology Base Tehrapies VO 1 2
Stem Cells, Gene Therapy and Regenerative Medicine VO 2 3
Elective 1: Bioprocess Engineering
Bioprocess Engineering
Current Issues in Bioprocess Engineering WK 1 2
Scale Up – Scale Down Techniques VO 2 3
Process Automation
Equipment Test and Process Validation VO 2 4
Process Control and Process Online Monitoring VO 2 3
Fermentation Technology
Fermentation of Complex Host Systems VO 1 2
Fermentation Technology, Laboratory LB 7 10
Director´s Corner 0 0 0
Business
Entrepreneurship in Life Sciences VO 2 3
Therapeutic Effects of Biopharmaceuticals
Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics VO 2 3

4. Semester

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


: WS16/17