University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

BIOTECH 7004 - Molecular Microbiology and Vaccines

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 4 hours per week
Restriction: Available to Graduate Certificate in Biotechnology (Biomedical), Graduate Diploma in Biotechnology (Biomedical), Master of Biotechnology (Biomedical) and Master of Biotechnology (Biomedical) (Advanced) students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Assumed Knowledge: BIOCHEM 2500, MICRO 2500 or equivalent
Assessment: Tutorial presentation & participation, written assignment, exam
Syllabus:

Recent advances in medical and microbial molecular biotechnology, have led to great strides in the understanding and treatment of human diseases. Recognising the impact of these advances on human health and economic development, scientists and industry are harnessing these enabling technologies to meet the new challenges in medical microbiology and infectious diseases. This course develops key concepts in molecular bacteriology and virology, identifying key targets for rational vaccine design, use of animal models to determine immune responses to vaccines and assessment of efficacy, development of new generation vaccines, and regulation of vaccine production and quality control.

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Commonwealth supported
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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


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 07/08/2023 Wed 16/08/2023 Fri 15/09/2023 Fri 27/10/2023


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
23522 LE01 100 78 25 Jul - 12 Sep Tuesday 9am - 10am Napier, G03, Lecture Theatre
26 Jul - 13 Sep Wednesday 12pm - 1pm Badger, G31, Macbeth Lecture Theatre
3 Oct - 24 Oct Tuesday 9am - 10am Napier, G03, Lecture Theatre
4 Oct - 25 Oct Wednesday 12pm - 1pm Badger, G31, Macbeth Lecture Theatre
Note: This course is not available for remote study - not available to students located overseas or interstate.
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
22644 TU03 25 19 27 Jul - 14 Sep Thursday 11am - 1pm Napier, 210, Teaching Room
5 Oct - 26 Oct Thursday 11am - 1pm Napier, 210, Teaching Room
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
22645 TU02 25 19 26 Jul - 13 Sep Wednesday 10am - 12pm Napier, 210, Teaching Room
4 Oct - 25 Oct Wednesday 10am - 12pm Napier, 210, Teaching Room
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
23523 TU01 25 15 26 Jul - 13 Sep Wednesday 10am - 12pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
4 Oct - 25 Oct Wednesday 10am - 12pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.