Curriculum

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Biological and societal context of breeding

WUR-SLU / UGOE-SLU

Year 1

Georg-August University of Goettingen, Germany

Block A – COMPULSORY MODULES (36 ECTS)

The following 6 modules totalling 36 C must be successfully completed:

Block B – OPTIONAL MODULES

A minimum of 4 modules totalling 24 C must be successfully completed in Block B. Of the 4 modules, at least 2 modules totalling 9 C must be completed within the respective study track.

FREE MODULES

ALTERNATIVE MODULES

Other modules (alternative modules) may be accepted to substitute the above mentioned modules. The prerequisite for the consideration of an alternative module is a written application by the student addressed to the Dean of Studies (Studiendekanin) at the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences; the Dean of Studies decides whether an application will be approved. Prior to a decision being made, the Dean will obtain an opinion on the appropriateness of the replacement from the teachers of the study programm. The application may be rejected without reason and the student has no legal claim for action.

Year 2

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden

Genomic selection and precise phenotypes

WUR-NMBU / UGOE-NMBU

Year 1

Georg-August University of Goettingen, Germany

Block A – COMPULSORY MODULES (36 ECTS)

The following 6 modules totalling 36 C must be successfully completed:

Block B – OPTIONAL MODULES

A minimum of 4 modules totalling 24 C must be successfully completed in Block B. Of the 4 modules, at least 2 modules totalling 9 C must be completed within the respective study track.

FREE MODULES

ALTERNATIVE MODULES

Other modules (alternative modules) may be accepted to substitute the above mentioned modules. The prerequisite for the consideration of an alternative module is a written application by the student addressed to the Dean of Studies (Studiendekanin) at the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences; the Dean of Studies decides whether an application will be approved. Prior to a decision being made, the Dean will obtain an opinion on the appropriateness of the replacement from the teachers of the study programm. The application may be rejected without reason and the student has no legal claim for action.

Year 2

Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Norway

 

COMPULSORY COURSES (15 ECTS)

  • Transversal Project on Sustainable Development Goals, including additional content
    5 ECTS
    Link will be provided.
  • Statistical Genomics
    10 ECTS

Students should choose at least 15 ECTS from the pool of courses listed below:

RECOMMENDED ELECTIVE COURSES

RELEVANT COURSES (AUTUMN SEMESTER) 

RELEVANT COURSES (SPRING SEMESTER)

GENERAL COURSES IN STATISTICS ALL YEAR

MASTER THESIS

  • Master Thesis
    30 ECTS
    to be written in first semester

Integrative biology

UGOE-APT

Year 1

Georg-August University of Goettingen, Germany

 

Block A – COMPULSORY MODULES (36 ECTS)

The following 6 modules totalling 36 C must be successfully completed:

Block B – OPTIONAL MODULES

A minimum of 4 modules totalling 24 C must be successfully completed in Block B. Of the 4 modules, at least 2 modules totalling 9 C must be completed within the respective study track.

FREE MODULES

ALTERNATIVE MODULES

Other modules (alternative modules) may be accepted to substitute the above mentioned modules. The prerequisite for the consideration of an alternative module is a written application by the student addressed to the Dean of Studies (Studiendekanin) at the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences; the Dean of Studies decides whether an application will be approved. Prior to a decision being made, the Dean will obtain an opinion on the appropriateness of the replacement from the teachers of the study programm. The application may be rejected without reason and the student has no legal claim for action.

Year 2

Last updated: 17.03.2021