Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Year and Campus:||2012|
Academic: Dr Laila Huq
Administrative: Ms Kim Hanson
Dr Laila Huq
Ms Kim Hanson
* This course is under review and will not be taking enrolments in 2012.
THIS COURSE IS UNDER REVIEW AND WILL NOT BE TAKING ENROLMENTS IN 2012
We offer research within a multidisciplinary environment. Hence we welcome students from a variety of backgrounds including chemistry, biochemistry, biophysics, molecular biology, microbiology, immunology, genetics and anatomy. The research component offers students the opportunity to use state-of-the-art techniques in protein chemistry, molecular biology, microbiology, immunobiology, mass spectrometry, NMR spectroscopy, molecular modelling, skeletal biology, histomorphometry, aging of the skeleton and image analysis.
Admission requirements: Students must satisfy the Faculty of Science entry requirements. Information about the departmental entry requirements can be obtained from the department.
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The program comprises a research project subject and an advanced coursework subject. These subjects are as follows:
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Students conduct an original research project supervised by a member of staff in one of the four research units within the School of Dental Science.
Current areas of major research activity with the school include the molecular biology of oral diseases and microbial pathogens, the cell biology and development of oral tissues, dental epidemiology, and the evaluation and development of novel dental restorative materials.
Students prepare a report (thesis) at the end of the period not exceeding 10,000 words
|Links to further information:||http://graduate.science.unimelb.edu.au/|
Postgraduate Diploma in Science |
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