The course aims at teaching the students how an idea within the field of biotech is developed into a product which can be marketed.
Exam: Final examination.Written examination and oral examination. All aids allowed.Description of Examination: The project report (group report) is evaluated and the students are examined individually in the report during an oral examination. Articles and patents selected from the journal clubs are included in the oral examination. The student draws one of the articles during the oral examination.
Weight: Report and oral examination are weighted equally. The final grade also includes an overall assessment.
The students will learn how an idea within the field of biotech develops from idea to product. The course covers areas such as: processes for optimum project selection, definition of product, technical development, patent applications, market analysis, production and financing.