Course Coordinator: Professor Klaus KARJALAINEN (email: Klaus@ntu.edu.sg)
Academic Unit: 3 AU
Availability: Semester 2
Pre-requisite: BS1005, BS1006, BS1007
Course Type: BS-Major-PE, BMS-Major-PE
Language of instruction: English
Teaching hours: Lectures: 26 hours; Tutorials: 13 hours
Learning Objective: Critical knowledge about stem cell biology to appreciate the potential from media hype.
Learning Outcome: Solid basics in concepts of stem cell biology. The ability to discriminate hype from reality.
Textbooks/References: None due to the cutting edge nature of the topic.
*Prerequisites for Incoming Exchange Students: Equivalent of Year 2 or Higher Biology or Biotechnology Major