|Student Contribution Band:||Band 4|
|Administered by:||School of Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences|
The ecological role of microbes in the marine and estuarine environments; their role in nutrient cycles including chemotropism, symbiosis, fouling, degradation of pollutants and maricultural ecology; bacteria, cyanobacteria, fungi, viruses and picoplankton in the marine environment; introduction to disease-causing microbes.
|Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal|
|Census Date 24-Mar-2011|
|Coord/Lect:||Assoc. Professor Leigh Owens.|
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (60%); assignments (40%).|
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