Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
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Students must be enrolled in the Bachelor of Biomedicine (Honours), Bachelor of Science (Honours) or Master of Science to complete this subject. Students must have completed a minimum of two 3rd year units in Biochemistry and molecular biology, or equivalent.
Please refer to the notes section below for details regarding the subjects to be completed.
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Undergraduate three year sequence with major in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (or equivalent)
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
CoordinatorProf Malcolm Mcconville
Professor Malcolm McConville
This subject will include two modules covering topics in biochemistry and molecular biology.
To develop a greater understanding of key topics of research in biochemistry and molecular biology, including areas such as genome sciences, structural biology, bioinformatics and molecular cell biology. To acquire an appreciation and understanding of new technologies and approaches that are used in modern biochemical and molecular biology research. To develop a greater understanding of scientific process and access to key literature and data sets.
Assessment for the first module will be a written assignment, up to 5000 words, worth 50%.This assignment will be submitted within two weeks of completion of lectures during first semester.
Assessment for the second module will be a written exam, worth 50%, that will be held near the end of semester.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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|Links to further information:||http://www.biochemistry.unimelb.edu.au/|
To be awarded Honours with a specialisation in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, students must successfully complete the following:
BCMB40006 Biochemistry Research Project (50 points)
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology |
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