University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

ANIML SC 3020RW - Animal Microbiology & Invertebrates III

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: Roseworthy
Contact: Up to 7 hours per week
Restriction: Available to BSc (Animal Sci) students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Pre-Requisite: BIOLOGY 1101/1101ND or BIOLOGY 1401, & BIOLOGY 1202
Assumed Knowledge: 6 units of Level I Chemistry and 3 units of Level II Biochemistry
Incompatible: PLANT SC 2500WT & MICRO 2500
Assessment: Examination, critical review, practical reports, oral presentation

An introduction to the biology of microorganisms and invertebrates of importance in and to animals. Topics to be considered include: form and function of major groups of microorganisms (including bacteria, viruses, fungi and protozoans); classification and identification; features of pathogenic, symbiotic and commensal lifestyles; basic concepts of invertebrate arthropod and helminth taxonomy, physiology and function; reproduction and life cycles; practical skills for manipulating microorganisms and invertebrates and studying their activities.

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 16/03/2020 Thu 26/03/2020 Fri 12/06/2020 Not Available

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
11303 LE01 75 3 6 Mar - 27 Mar Friday 9am - 12pm Eastick, G05, Teaching Room
3 Apr - 3 Apr Friday 9am - 12pm Callaghan, G02, Richardson Lecture Theatre
1 May - 12 Jun Friday 9am - 12pm Eastick, G05, Teaching Room
Related Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
11304 PR01 75 3 6 Mar - 3 Apr Friday 1pm - 4pm Williams, G22, Laboratory
1 May - 5 Jun Friday 1pm - 4pm Williams, G22, Laboratory
12 Jun - 12 Jun Friday 1pm - 4pm Callaghan, G18a&b, Teaching Room