Genetics and Genomics (Adv) (MBLG2972)


The content of MBLG2972 will be based on MBLG2072 but qualified students will participate in alternative components at a more advanced level. The content and nature of these components may vary from year to year but includes a practical project in the laboratory to improve molecular biology skills

Further unit of study information


Two 1-hour lectures per week, one 2-3 hour practical per week, one tutorial every second week.


One 2-hour exam (50%), laboratory reports and quizzes (50%).

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Distinction average across 6cp of Junior Biology, 6cp of (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901) and 6cp of Junior Chemistry.

Assumed knowledge: 12cp of Junior Chemistry


MBLG2002, MBLG2072, MBLG2102, MBLG2902

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.