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HMM103 - Cell Technology

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Kathryn Aston-Mourney





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

3 x 1 hour classes per week and 5 x 3 hour practical classes per trimester


This unit explores cell and tissue development and its molecular control, cell manipulation, bioprospecting and industrial scale-up, with practical classes providing skill development in the key technologies, including aseptic culture.


Assessment task 1: Mid-trimester class test (45 minutes) 15%

Assessment task 2: Portfolio of laboratory reports (1200 words) 35%

Assessment task 3: End of trimester written examination (2 hours) 50%

Prescribed texts

Alberts, B. 2008, Molecular Biology of the Cell, 5th Edition, Garland Publishing, New York, USA.

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

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