Molecular Analysis and Design

Module code: NT3002

This module provide students with an opportunity to engage with the cutting-edge interdisciplinary research taking place in structural biology, chemical biology and single-molecule research at the Leicester Institute of Structural and Chemical Biology.

Topics covered

  • Enzymes as Catalysts
  • Structure of Biological Molecules
  • Signalling Proteins
  • Signalling Pathways


  • 10 hours of lectures
  • 10 hours of seminars
  • 130 hours of guided independent study


  • Coursework (60%)
  • Exam, 2 hours (40%)