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BIO8412 Biotechnology in Sustainable Systems

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Sciences
School or Department : Biological & Physical Sciences
Version produced : 19 April 2014

Synopsis

This course will explore various applications of biotechnology which involve agricultural, environmental and medical science with particular emphasis on how it contributes to meeting issues, such as infectious disease, food shortages, renewable bioresources, and ecological sustainability, which are central to global sustainability. A key focus of this course will be the investigation of specific case studies which examine the various roles that biotechnology plays in sustainable systems.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2013 External