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.

12cp of Junior Chemistry


MBLG2072 or MBLG2102 or MBLG2002 or 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.