[Agriculture] Genetically Modified Plants


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Course name Genetically Modified Plants
Course type Lecture and Internship
Course code AEF-agrig012
Course coordinator Prof. Dr. Christian Jung
Faculty Faculty of Agricultural and Nutritional Sciences
Examination office pruefungsamt@agrar.uni-kiel.de
Short summary Techniques for plant transformation, vectors, reporter genes, Identification of genetically modified plants, main features of genetically modified plants used in plant breeding, ecological and economic implications of genetically modified plants, legal aspects, worldwide adoption of genetically modified plants in agriculture

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Study level Master
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Frequency Summer Term

Information about teaching language

Teaching language English
Minimum language requirement B1
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Information about course content, reading material, and additional information

Course Content The students learn about production of genetically modified plants and they will understand how genetically modified plants are employed in plant breeding and plant production
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