University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

BIOTECH 3000 - Biotechnology Practice III

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 6
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 5 hours per week
Restriction: Available to BSc (Biotechnology) students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Discovery Experience – Working: Yes
Pre-Requisite: MICRO 2504, BIOCHEM 2502
Assessment: Written exam, project
Syllabus:

The aim of this course is to add to the strong scientific focus of the degree by providing an introduction to aspects of technology, business and ethical issues relevant to the diverse nature of biotechnology industry. Students completing this course should be well equipped to undertake further studies (e.g. Honours in Biotechnology or a Master of Business Administration), obtain employment in research laboratories, obtain employment in local, interstate and overseas biotechnology companies or create their own business. Topics include intellectual property and its commercialisation, basic business accounting, preparing a business plan, principles in bioprocess engineering and design, use of animal and plant cell culture systems, validation and monitoring, food biotechnology, genetically modified organisms, food additives and by-products. The group-based project involves preparation of a business plan to operate a model biotechnology business.

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Units
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Amount
6
0.25
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 08/08/2022 Wed 17/08/2022 Fri 16/09/2022 Fri 28/10/2022


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
22124 LE01 40 27 25 Jul - 12 Sep Monday 12pm - 1pm Ligertwood, 231, Lecture Theatre
26 Jul - 13 Sep Tuesday 10am - 11am Napier, 209, Lecture Theatre
28 Jul - 15 Sep Thursday 10am - 11am Napier, 208, Lecture Theatre
4 Oct - 25 Oct Tuesday 10am - 11am Napier, 209, Lecture Theatre
6 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 10am - 11am Napier, 208, Lecture Theatre
10 Oct - 24 Oct Monday 12pm - 1pm Ligertwood, 231, Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
22125 TU01 23 10 29 Jul - 16 Sep Friday 1pm - 2pm Napier, 210, Teaching Room
7 Oct - 28 Oct Friday 1pm - 2pm Napier, 210, Teaching Room
Related Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
25399 WR01 23 10 29 Jul - 16 Sep Friday 11am - 12pm Engineering Sth, S111, Teaching Room
7 Oct - 28 Oct Friday 11am - 12pm Engineering Sth, S111, Teaching Room