2023-2024 / GENE0432-4

Genetic and biochemical evolution


30h Th

Number of credits

 Master in bio-informatics and modelling (120 ECTS)3 crédits 
 Master in biochemistry and molecular and cell biology (120 ECTS)3 crédits 


Moreno Galleni, Claire Remacle


Claire Remacle

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the first semester, review in January


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

The course is divided between C. Remacle and M. Galleni C. Remacle population genetics M. Galleni adaptation of organismsto extreme environment

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

C. Remacle At the end of the course, students will be able to describe and explain population genetics and to solve simple population genetics problems.
M. Galleni. The student is able to define the strategy of adaptation developed by an organsim living in an extreme environment.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

biochemical and genetic courses of previous years

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

theoretical courses, exercises and presentation of papers from recent literature.

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Face-to-face course
Blended learning

Additional information:

Blend learning


Additioanl informations:

This course concerns only students who attended it but did not pass the exam during the academic year 2022-2023. From the acamdeic year 2023-2024, no face-tio-face lectures are organised. Slides and notes are available on eCampus. Questions/asnwers sessions can be organized on request of the students.

Recommended or required readings

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

written exam

Written work / report

Additional information:

exam on theoretical aspects and problems to solve



in case of remote examination, for each part

written part to complete for the day of the examination + question on the course the day of the examination

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course


Claire Remacle: c.remacle@uliege.be
Moreno Galleni: mgalleni@uliege.be

Association of one or more MOOCs

Items online

available on my.ulg.ac.be
courses, illustrations and exercises