BC3201 - Biotechnology
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Biotechnology is usually defined as the exploitation and manipulation of biological
resources to deliver commercial and social benefits. This subject is designed to cover
the fundamental aspects of biotechnology including basic and advanced methods used
in recombinant DNA technology, recombinant protein production in both eukaryotes and
prokaryotes, molecular diagnostics, microbial production of therapeutic agents, vaccine
production, bioremediation, bioreactors and regulations and patenting in biotechnology.
- understand both the basic and advanced techniques used in biotechnology;
- understand how biotechnology can be applied to a wide variety of problems;
- to be aware of the ethics and patenting and regulatory procedures associated with
|BC3101 BC3102 strongly recommended
||BC2013 AND BC2023 AND BC2024
Study Period 2
|Census Date 28-Aug-2014
||Assoc. Professor Patrick Schaeffer
||Professor Alan Baxter, Assoc. Professor Patrick Schaeffer.
- 30 hours lectures
- 16 hours workshops/Seminars
||end of semester exam (60%); (40%).
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest