PG Diploma in BTFS

POSTGRADUATE DEPARTMENT OF STUDIES IN BIOTECHNOLOGY
Choice Based Credit System and Continuous Assessment and Grading Pattern Syllabus

POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA IN BIOTECH FINISHING SCHOOL STREAM – PROTEIN EXPRESSION AND SCALE-UP

Scheme of Study – 2012-13 onwards

I SEMESTER
Course  Code Course title Credit pattern (L:T:P) Credits
BTFS101 Lab to products: From DNA to Proteins 2:1:2 5
BTFS102 Recombinant proteins: Industrial perspective 2:1:2 5
BTFS103 Fermentation process and soft skills 2:1:2 5
BTFS104 Downstream processing 2:1:2 5
Total credits 20
  II SEMESTER
Course  Code Course title Credit pattern (L:T:P) Credits
BTFS201 Industry Internship – Project work 0:0:20 20
Total credits 20
TOTAL CREDITS FOR THE PROGRAM 40

Intake: 20 Students per year based on National Entrance conducted by KBITS.
L – Lecture – 1 credit = 1 hour
T – Tutorial – 1 credit = 2 hours
P – Practical – 1 credit = 2 hours

First Continous Assessment – 25% – to be announced at the end of  8th week – includes assignments / tests / tutorials.
Second Continous Assessment – 25% – to be announced at the end of 16th week – includes assignments / tests / turotials.
Semester End Assessment – 50% – By written exam.
Conversion of grades in to credits should be based on relative evaluation calculations.