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Studying Biology at our university campus , specialized in Experimental and Health Sciences, will allow you to acquire the necessary competencies and skills to become a scientist. In addition, you will be able to customize your degree program, orient it to the employment opportunities of your interest and satisfy your curiosity in the field of life, ecosystems and Genetics, among many other tasks.

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Subjects - Degree in Biology

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semester / Semester

 ECTS CREDIT

Anthropology
Anthropology

Annual / Annual
Annual

  6

Structure and Function of Biomolecules (Eng)
Structural and Functional Biochemistry (Eng)

Annual / Annual
Annual

  6

Physics (Eng)
Physics (Eng)

Annual / Annual
Annual

  6

General Chemistry (Eng)
General Chemistry (Eng)

First semester /
First Semester

  6

Basic computer studies and bibliographical techniques (Eng)
Basic computer studies and bibliographical techniques (Eng)

First semester /
First Semester

  3

Mathematics (Eng)
Mathematics (Eng)

First semester /
First Semester

  6

Cell Biology and Histology (Eng)
Cell Biology and Histology (Eng)

First semester /
First Semester

  6

Biostatistics (Eng)
Biostatistics (Eng)

Second semester /
Second Semester

  6

Geology (Eng)
Geology (Eng)

Second semester /
Second Semester

  6

Basic techniques from laboratory
Basic laboratory techniques

Second semester /
Second Semester

  3

Animal and Plant Organography (Eng)
Functional Histology (Eng)

Second semester /
Second Semester

  6

Subjects / Subjects semester / Semester ECTS CREDIT
Ethics
Ethics pathwayinter-facultative
Annual / Annual 6
Cell biology of development development
Cell biology of development
Primer semester / First Semester 3
General Botany
General Botany
Primer semester / First Semester 6
Zoology
Zoology
Primer semester / First Semester 6
Genetics
Genetics
Primer semester / First Semester 6
Metabolism and its regulation
Metabolism and its regulation
Primer semester / First Semester 6
Bioinformatics I
Bioinformatics I
Segundo semester / Second Semester 3
Soil science
Soil Science
Segundo semester / Second Semester 6
Applied systematic botany
Applied systematic botany
Segundo semester / Second Semester 6
Animal anatomy
Animal anatomy
Segundo semester / Second Semester 6
Genetic engineering
Genetic engineering
Segundo semester / Second Semester 3
Genetics of populations
Genetic of populations
Segundo semester / Second Semester 3
Subjects / Subjects semester / Semester ECTS CREDIT
Animal physiology I
Animal physiology I
Primer semester / First Semester 6
Vegetal physiology I: vegetal nutrition
Vegetal physiology I: vegetal nutrition
Primer semester / First Semester 6
General Microbiology (Eng)
General Microbiology (Eng)
Primer semester / First Semester 6
Bioinformatics II Primer semester / First Semester 3
Cultural Keys I (choose from the following) Primer semester / First Semester 3
Animal physiology II
Animal physiology II
Segundo semester / Second Semester 6
Vegetal physiology II: vegetal development development
Vegetal physiology II: vegetal development
Segundo semester / Second Semester 6
Prokaryote diversity Segundo semester / Second Semester 6
Immunology
Immunology
Segundo semester / Second Semester 3
Cultural Keys II (choose from the following) Segundo semester / Second Semester 3
Electives Segundo semester / Second Semester 12
Subjects / Subjects semester / Semester ECTS CREDIT
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End-of-degree project
Annual / Annual 15
Ecology I
Ecology I
Primer semester / First Semester 6
Ethics Primer semester / First Semester 3
Legislation and professional competencies
Legislation and professional competencies
Primer semester / First Semester 3
Plant biotechnology
Vegetal biotechnology
Primer semester / First Semester 3
Biological evolution
Biology evolution
Primer semester / First Semester 3
Microbial Biotechnology (taught in English - Microbial Biotechnology) Primer semester / First Semester 3
designexperimental Primer semester / First Semester 6
Ecology II
Ecology II
Segundo semester / Second Semester 6
Electives
Electives
Segundo semester / Second Semester 12

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Modules of Study program of Degree in Biology

 

Each subject is integrated into a subject which in turn is part of a module. Within each module is the link to the competencies associated with each subject.

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Understand instructions Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Statistics and Computer Science, relevant to understanding biological processes and living beings, as well as to be able to apply the observation, measurement and experimentation techniques of Biology.

Module I:

→ Mathematics (6 ECTS credit)
→ Biostatistics (6 ECTS credit)

→ Chemistry general (6 ECTS credit)

→ Physics (6 ECTS credit)

  • subject IV. Basic Methods in Biology (.pdf)

→ Basic techniques of laboratory (3 ECTS credit)
→ Basic computing and bibliographic techniques (3 ECTS credit)
→ Bioinformatics I (3 ECTS credit)
→ Bioinformatics II (3 ECTS credit)

→ design experimental (6 ECTS credit)

Understand the structure and function of the prokaryotic and eukaryotic cell and its organelles; the structure, function and regulation of animal and plant tissues, organs and systems, as well as the embryology and biology of development.

Module II

  • subject I. Cell Biology and Histology (.pdf)

→ Cell biology and histology (6 ECTS credit)
→ Animal and plant organography (6 ECTS credit)
→ Cell biology of development (3 ECTS credit)

→ General microbiology (6 ECTS credit)
→ Prokaryote diversity (6 ECTS credit)

→ Animal physiology I (6 ECTS credit)
→ Animal physiology II (6 ECTS credit)
→ General Immunology (3 ECTS credit)

→ Plant physiology I: Plant nutrition (6 ECTS credit)
→ Plant physiology II: development (6 ECTS credit)

→ Plant biotechnology (3 ECTS credit)
→ Microbial biotechnology (3 ECTS credit)

Understand the structure and function of biomolecules, in particular complex macromolecules, the main metabolic pathways and their regulation, and the principles governing the exchange of subject and energy with the environment. Understand the organisation, dynamics and expression of genes and genomes, the laws of heredity and the sources of genetic variation.

Module III:

→ Structure and function of biomolecules (6 ECTS credit)
→ Metabolism and its regulation (6 ECTS credit)

→ Genetics (6 ECTS credit)
→ Genetics of stocks (3 ECTS credit)
→ Engineering Genetics (3 ECTS credit)

To understand the origin of life and the fundamentals of biological evolution. To know the genetic instructions of biodiversity. Understand the structural and functional characteristics of the main groups of organisms and the principles and techniques of taxonomy.

Module IV:

→ General botany (6 ECTS credit)
→ Applied systematic botany (6 ECTS credit)

→ Zoology (6 ECTS credit)
→ Anatomy animal (6 ECTS credit)

→ Biological evolution (3 ECTS credit)

To know the nature of the physical environment and to understand the interactions between organisms and their environment, or between organisms at the different levels of the ecological hierarchy: organism, population, community/ecosystem.

Module V:

→ Geology (6 ECTS credit)
→ Soil science (6 ECTS credit)

  • subject II. Ecology 

→ Ecology I (6 ECTS credit)
→ Ecology II (6 ECTS credit)

To learn the fundamentals of professional ethics and develop professional ethics from the scientist's perspective, as well as an integrated vision of human relations. To know the main topics of discussion and future challenges of Biology, as well as the practical applications of Biology in the health, environmental, industrial sectors, educational etc.

Module VI:

  • subject I. Vocational training aspects (.pdf)

→ Deontology (3 ECTS credit)
→ Legislation and professional competences (3 ECTS credit)

→ Anthropology (3 ECTS credit)

→ Ethics (3 ECTS credit)

  • subject IV. Keys to today's culture (.pdf)

→ Subjects Key issues in current culture (3 ECTS credit)

Integrate the competences associated with the degree (module-specific and transversal), through the development, presentation and defence of a work related to their professional profile .

Module VII:

To study in depth aspects related to the environment, in the field of biodiversity, functioning and management of ecosystems; with biomedicine, at the level of clinical and cytogenetic analysis; or others related to Biology.

Module VIII:

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Study program - Data Science Program

First course - Introduction to the Science of data

- semester 1º Data Science Toolbox

- semester 2º Python basics

 

Second Course - Productivity tools

- semester 1º - Data wrangling (Productivity Tools in R)

- semester 2º - Python Modules (Productivity Tools in Python)

 

Third course - data analysis

- semester 1º - Data Analysis with R

- semester 2º - Data Analysis with Python 

 

Fourth course - Productivity

- semester 1º (to be chosen according to orientation)

- Functional Genomics
- Image Analysis

- semester 2º - Machine Learning

4th course: Boston / Dublin

At the end of the 4th year, students will go on a professional trip of approximately one week to carry out a Data Camp with mainly biotech companies. This week will serve to familiarize students to work with real companies data , analyze them, draw conclusions, to close the week sharing the decisions taken after the data analysis.

The financial costs of the stay and trips scheduled on diploma are included in the amount of the credit.

Internships at business
Students will earn 4 ECTS credit by completing a mandatory internship at business in the summer of 3rd grade.