|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 12 lectures (one per week), 36 hours of practical work (three hours per week) and 12 hours of computer-assisted learning (average of one hour per week) |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours.
Biology 650-141 and 650-142; or biology 650-131 and 650-132 (prior to 2004: 600-141 and 600-142; or biology 600-131 and 600-132).
|Corequisites:||Genetics 652-214 or 652-215.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study and reasonable steps will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact upon their active and safe participation in a subject are encouraged to discuss this with the relevant subject coordinator and the Disability Liaison Unit.|
CoordinatorMr S Hardy
Upon completion of this subject, students should have:
The subject provides coverage of the techniques and experimental designs used in genetic, cytogenetic and molecular genetic analysis of microorganisms and higher organisms.
A written class test held mid-semester (10%); experimental reports not exceeding 30 pages due during the semester (30%); two reports, based on computer exercises, not exceeding five pages due during the semester (10%); a 2-hour written examination in the examination period (50%).
|Prescribed Texts:||A J Griffiths et al, Introduction to Genetic Analysis, 9th ed. W H Freeman and Co.|
|Breadth Options:||This subject is a level 2 or level 3 subject and is not available to new generation degree students as a breadth option in 2008. |
This subject or an equivalent will be available as breadth in the future.
Breadth subjects are currently being developed and these existing subject details can be used as guide to the type of options that might be available.
2009 subjects to be offered as breadth will be finalised before re-enrolment for 2009 starts in early October.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Students enrolled in the BSc (pre-2008 BSc), BASc or a combined BSc course will receive science credit for the completion of this subject.
Special requirements: laboratory coat.
Graduate Diploma in Biotechnology |
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