Syllabus for Human Evolution and Genetics

Människans evolution och genetik

Syllabus

  • 15 credits
  • Course code: 1BG512
  • Education cycle: Second cycle
  • Main field(s) of study and in-depth level: Biology A1F

    Explanation of codes

    The code indicates the education cycle and in-depth level of the course in relation to other courses within the same main field of study according to the requirements for general degrees:

    First cycle

    • G1N: has only upper-secondary level entry requirements
    • G1F: has less than 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    • G1E: contains specially designed degree project for Higher Education Diploma
    • G2F: has at least 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    • G2E: has at least 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements, contains degree project for Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science
    • GXX: in-depth level of the course cannot be classified

    Second cycle

    • A1N: has only first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    • A1F: has second-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    • A1E: contains degree project for Master of Arts/Master of Science (60 credits)
    • A2E: contains degree project for Master of Arts/Master of Science (120 credits)
    • AXX: in-depth level of the course cannot be classified

  • Grading system: Fail (U), Pass (3), Pass with credit (4), Pass with distinction (5)
  • Established: 2018-03-08
  • Established by:
  • Revised: 2018-08-30
  • Revised by: The Faculty Board of Science and Technology
  • Applies from: week 30, 2019
  • Entry requirements: 150 credits including 60 credits in biology/medicine/pharmaceutical science and at least 15 credits of Master's level courses of at least 15 credits in one of the following subjects: bioinformatics, biomedicine, biotechnology, evolution, genetics, genomics or systematics.
  • Responsible department: Biology Education Centre

Syllabus Revisions

Reading list

Reading list

Applies from: week 30, 2019

Some titles may be available electronically through the University library.

  • Human evolutionary genetics Jobling, Mark; Hollox, Edward; Hurles, Matthew; Kivisild, Toomas; Tyler-Smith, Chris

    2. ed.: New York: Garland Science, 2014

    Find in the library

    Mandatory