Colloquium & Literature Thesis Medicinal Chemistry (C, E, S)

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Doel vak

- To be able to efficiently retrieve relevant and recent in-depth
information about a given scientific topic;
- To logically organize, describe and discuss the information in a
- To draw conclusions on the perspectives and relevance of the subject;
- To present and discuss the main findings in a colloquium

Inhoud vak

Completion of an academic master degree does not only imply practical
experience and knowledge from a scientific specialization, but also that
one is able to deal with substantial amounts of scientific information
in an efficient way and distill this into the main points. During the
literature thesis, the student will collect recent in-depth scientific
literature about a given topic in (synthetic) medicinal chemistry, drug
design, receptor biochemistry or molecular pharmacology (or a
combination), usually a topic of direct interest to the research group
The literature information is described and discussed in a coherent form
in a thesis, which is also presented orally during a colloquium.

The content of the literature thesis will depend on the involved thesis
supervisor and the available topics


Self-study, contact hours with supervisor, oral presentation, discussion


Written thesis, colloquium


A thesis guide will be provided.


Only for students from following the Communication-, Education, or
Societal variant of the following tracks of the master Drug Discovery &
Safety: DD&S, DDTF, CMCT

Afwijkende intekenprocedure

Note: available positions are limited and a central registration procedure applies. See the Canvas community “Master Drug Discovery & Safety” for more information.

Algemene informatie

Vakcode XM_0018
Studiepunten 6 EC
Periode Ac. Jaar (sept)
Vakniveau 600
Onderwijstaal Engels
Faculteit Faculteit der Bètawetenschappen
Vakcoördinator dr. D.J. Scholten
Examinator dr. D.J. Scholten

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