Cell biology and genomics (Bachelor of Science)



This major sequence provides an introduction to the nature of genes, genomes and the molecular and biochemical basis of cells, including their physiological properties, development, function and interaction with their environment. You will also learn about DNA sequencing and analysis and how an understanding of genomics relates to human health and wellbeing, the environment, biodiversity management and food production systems. Students will also learn about the molecular basis of disease.

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Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)

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  • Biochemistry ^
  • Genetics and Genomics
  • Molecular Diagnostics
  • Advanced Cell Biology
  • Human Genetics and Genomics
  • Genomes and Bioinformatics
  • ^ prerequisite unit applies (SLE155 Chemistry for the Professional Sciences)