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Laboratory Disease Investigation - AVBS3002

Year - 2018

The aim of this unit is to develop an investigative approach and familiarity with laboratory techniques, ethics and safety in preparation for honours or postgraduate training in disease research or disease investigation. Students will work through actual disease research or investigation scenarios via directed and self-directed, individual and group tasks.

Classes
Lectures 2 hours per week, laboratories/tutorials 4 hours per week (note these will vary depending upon the week)

Assessment
Assignments (60%), quiz (15%), theory exam (25%)

Textbooks
There is no set text for this unit. Students will use primary literature and source various library texts as required for their investigations.

Assumed knowledge
CHEM1XXX and BIOL1XXX and ANSC3103 and ANSC3104 and (ENVX2001 or BIOM2001)

Pre-requisites

12cp from (MICR2X31 or IMMU2101 or AVBS2001 or AVBS3001)

Details

Faculty: Science

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Life and Environmental Sciences Academic Operations
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: A/Prof Jan Slapeta
HECS Band: 3
Courses that offer this unit

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