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.
Lectures 2 hours per week, laboratories/tutorials 4 hours per week (note these will vary depending upon the week)
Assignments (60%), quiz (15%), theory exam (25%)
There is no set text for this unit. Students will use primary literature and source various library texts as required for their investigations.
CHEM1XXX and BIOL1XXX and ANSC3103 and ANSC3104 and (ENVX2001 or BIOM2001)
AVBS2001 and AVBS3001