SLE713 - Industrial and Analytical Techniques in Biotechnology


2020 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125



SLE010 and one of SLE701, SLE702, SLE703, SLE704, SLE705, or SLE706

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Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

3 hour practical classes per week.


This practical-based unit provides students with exposure to advanced technical skills applicable to many fields within Biotechnology. This will include techniques commonly used in industrial and medical microbiology, agricultural biotechnology and nanotechnology. Analytical skills will be developed through practical classes relating to spectroscopy and separation science techniques such as capillary electrophoresis, luminescence spectroscopy, atomic emission spectroscopy, and sequential injection analysis. This unit will also feature the demonstration and use of industry-standard cutting edge instrumentation.

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