Course List


Compulsory Courses
Course Code Course Name METU Credit Contact (h/w) Laboratory (h/w) ECTS Credit
BIOL558 Bioethics and Research Methods 0 0 0 10.0
GENE500 M.S. Thesis 0 0 0 50.0
GENE501 Seminars in Molecular Biology and Genetics I 0 0 2 10.0
GENE502 Seminars in Molecular Biology and Genetics II 0 0 2 10.0

h/w: hours per week

7 elective course(s) approved by the Department of Biology.

Total minimum credit: 21

The following rules for the formation of thesis defense commitees were accepted by the University Graduate Committee.


M.Sc. Examination committee composition

  1. Thesis defense examination committees consist of 5 members. The members include thesis supervisor, at least one member from other departments of METU or outside the university.
  2. The members coming from outside the university must have at least Ph.D. degree.
  3. The co-supervisors could attend the defense exams and as a member of the committee.