This unit focuses on developing an understanding of how genomes are organised, how they function within the cell, how molecular medical treatments can be developed, ways in which we can manipulate genomes and utilise their components for a range of purposes including medical, agricultural, and commercial.
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Pre-requisites or Co-requisites
ZOOL11005 Foundation Animal Biology
BIOL11100 Functional Biology
BMSC11003 Introduction to Medical Sciences
BMSC11004 Introduction to Biochemistry
BMSC11005 Foundations of Biochemistry
BMED19010 Macromolecules and Cell Function
This unit has a Compulsory Residential School
for distance mode students and the details are:
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All on-campus students are expected to attend scheduled classes – in some units, these classes are identified
as a mandatory (pass/fail) component and attendance is compulsory. International students, on a student visa,
must maintain a full time study load and meet both attendance and academic progress requirements in each study
period (satisfactory attendance for International students is defined as maintaining
at least an 80% attendance record).
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