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|Offered at:||(B, G)|
|Previously coded as:|
SBB111 or SLE111
3 x 1 hour lectures per week, 1 x 1 hour tutorial per fortnight, 6 x 3 hour practical classes per trimester
|Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.|
Topics to be addressed in this unit will include microscopy and staining, prokaryotic cell anatomy, bacterial growth and its measurement and how it is influenced by environmental factors; the biology of viruses with special reference to bacteriophage; microbial genetics including conjugation, transformation, transduction and transposition; and an introduction to the use of prokaryotes in genetic engineering.
Practical test 20%, class test 15%, assignment 15%, examination 50%
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.