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Code BIO 551
Term 201701
Title Graduate Seminar I
Faculty Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Subject Mol.Bio.Genetic&Bioengin.(BIO)
SU Credit 0
ECTS Credit 1.00
Instructor(s) Deniz Sezer -dsezer@sabanciuniv.edu,
Language of Instruction English
Level of Course Doctoral
Master
Type of Course Click here to view.
Prerequisites
(only for SU students)
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Mode of Delivery Seminar
Planned Learning Activities Interactive,Learner centered,Communicative,Case Study
Content

Objective

This course is comprised of a weekly seminar series. Speakers are invited from national and international institutions to give a talk on their recent projects and papers. Students attending the seminars have a chance to hear about latest research outcomes on virtually all aspects of the biological sciences discipline.

Learning Outcome

This course is comprised of a weekly seminar series. Speakers are invited from national and international institutions to give a talk on their recent projects and papers. Students attending the seminars have a chance to hear about latest research outcomes on virtually all aspects of the biological sciences discipline.

Programme Outcomes
 
Common Outcomes For All Programs
1 Develop and deepen the current and advanced knowledge in the field with original thought and/or research and come up with innovative definitions based on Master's degree qualifications 2
2 Conceive the interdisciplinary interaction which the field is related with ; come up with original solutions by using knowledge requiring proficiency on analysis, synthesis and assessment of new and complex ideas. 2
3 Evaluate and use new information within the field in a systematic approach. 2
4 Develop an innovative knowledge, method, design and/or practice or adapt an already known knowledge, method, design and/or practice to another field; research, conceive, design, adapt and implement an original subject. 2
5 Critical analysis, synthesis and evaluation of new and complex ideas. 2
6 Gain advanced level skills in the use of research methods in the field of study. 3
7 Contribute the progression in the field by producing an innovative idea, skill, design and/or practice or by adapting an already known idea, skill, design, and/or practice to a different field independently. 2
8 Broaden the borders of the knowledge in the field by producing or interpreting an original work or publishing at least one scientific paper in the field in national and/or international refereed journals. 1
9 Demonstrate leadership in contexts requiring innovative and interdisciplinary problem solving. 1
10 Develop new ideas and methods in the field by using high level mental processes such as creative and critical thinking, problem solving and decision making. 2
11 Investigate and improve social connections and their conducting norms and manage the actions to change them when necessary. 3
12 Defend original views when exchanging ideas in the field with professionals and communicate effectively by showing competence in the field. 3
13 Ability to communicate and discuss orally, in written and visually with peers by using a foreign language at least at a level of European Language Portfolio C1 General Level. 3
14 Contribute to the transition of the community to an information society and its sustainability process by introducing scientific, technological, social or cultural improvements. 2
15 Demonstrate functional interaction by using strategic decision making processes in solving problems encountered in the field. 2
16 Contribute to the solution finding process regarding social, scientific, cultural and ethical problems in the field and support the development of these values. 3
Common Outcomes For All Programs
1 Develop the ability to use critical, analytical, and reflective thinking and reasoning 3
2 Reflect on social and ethical responsibilities in his/her professional life. 1
3 Gain experience and confidence in the dissemination of project/research outputs 2
4 Work responsibly and creatively as an individual or as a member or leader of a team and in multidisciplinary environments. 1
5 Communicate effectively by oral, written, graphical and technological means and have competency in English. 4
6 Independently reach and acquire information, and develop appreciation of the need for continuously learning and updating. 5
Common Outcomes ForFaculty of Eng. & Natural Sci.
1 Design and model engineering systems and processes and solve engineering problems with an innovative approach. 1
2 Establish experimental setups, conduct experiments and/or simulations. 1
3 Analytically acquire and interpret data. 1
Molecular Biology, Genetics and Bioengineering (with thesis) Program Outcomes Required Courses
1 Apply knowledge of key concepts in biology, with an emphasis on molecular genetics, biochemistry and molecular and cell biology. 3
2 Display an awareness of the contemporary biological issues in relation with other scientific areas. 5
3 Demonstrate hands-on experience in a wide range of biological experimental techniques. 2
Assessment Methods and Criteria
  Percentage (%)
Participation 100