to acquire the ability to address critically the study of scientific literature at advanced level and even of research studies. Ability to apply the knowledge of Organic Chemistry and of instrumental techniques to solve problems of biological interest in interdisciplinary fields related to Molecular Biology.
Ability to combine knowledge of different fields and to manage complexity, and to express opinions on issues of the chemical aspects of Molecular Biology.
Ability to communicate clearly and unambiguously the acquired knowledge to specialists and non-specialists; development of the ability to learn which enable to continue the studies in molecular context and in the molecular aspects of Biology also autonomously.
to acquire knowledge on the molecular details and properties of some important biological compounds, of the methods for structural determination, of purification techniques and of synthetic modifications. To stimulate the ability to understand and critically evaluate the theoretical basis and experimental details of studies concerning lipids, carbohydrates, oligo- and polypeptides, nucleic acids and their analogs.