Master of Biotechnology
Course summary for current students
|Award granted||Master of Biotechnology|
This course is an exit option only
|Duration||1.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent|
|CRICOS course code||075363G|
|Deakin course code||S772|
Note: Offered to continuing students only.
Continuing students should contact their course advisor for further information.
Further course structure information can be found in the handbook archive.
The Master of Biotechnology can only be completed as an exit option from the Master of Biotechnology (Advanced).
Units in the course may include assessment hurdle requirements.
Fees and charges
Unit fees can be viewed within individual unit descriptions. You can search for a unit using the Unit Search.
Please be aware:
- Fees are calculated on a per unit basis
- Fees charged will depend on the individual units chosen
- Fees per unit/credit point may increase annually due to rises in the cost of course delivery and services
Detailed course rules
The Master of Biotechnology can only be completed as an exit option from the Master of Biotechnology (Advanced). The course is made up of 12 credit points of study from the following list:
|SLE701||Foundations of Biotechnology|
|SLE702||Bioinformatics, Proteomics and Genomics|
|SLE704||Cellular Biology and Immunology *|
|SLE705||Biopharmaceuticals and Medical Devices *|
|SLE706||Frontier Techniques in Biotechnology and Nanotechnology|
|SLE712||Laboratory Techniques for Cellular and Molecular Biotechnology|
|SLE713||Industrial and Analytical Techniques in Biotechnology|
Industry-Linked Research Project Unit
|SLE710||Industry-Linked Research Project A (4 cp)|
* No longer available from 2015.