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BIO8411 Biotechnology Today

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Sciences
School or Department : Biological & Physical Sciences
Version produced : 8 March 2013

Synopsis

This course will introduce the leading technologies in gene manipulation, bioengineering, cell culture, nanotechnology, fermentation science, biochemistry and microbiology. The current and future applications of these technologies across a range of fields including primary, secondary and tertiary industries, health and the environment will be discussed. Ethical questions concerning the application of various biotechnologies will also be examined.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2011 External
Semester 1, 2011 On-campus Toowoomba