Courses & Units

Introduction to Analytical and Cell Culture Techniques CSA742

Hobart

Introduction

This unit will provide basic training to obtain fundamental laboratory and separation science skills in the field of pharmaceutical and biomedical science essential to successfully complete the required research project. The purpose of this unit is to introduce the basic laboratory skills that researchers utilise on a daily basis.

After successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

1. Gain knowledge on basic fundamentals of various types of chromatographic techniques including size-exclusion chromatography, reversed-phase chromatography, normal phase chromatography, ion-exchange chromatography and ion-pair chromatography
2. Understand the advantages and limitations of various chromatographic techniques
3. Demonstrate cell culture skills including harvesting, counting, and subculturing of cell lines
4. Critically evaluate the advantages, limitations and other specific information that can be gained from advanced cell culture techniques

Summary

Unit name Introduction to Analytical and Cell Culture Techniques
Unit code CSA742
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
Discipline Pharmacy
Coordinator

Dr Iman Azimi

Teaching staff

Associate Professor Nuri Guven

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 13/4/2020 31/5/2020
Semester 2 13/7/2020 10/8/2020 31/8/2020 18/10/2020

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2020: $2,381.00 2020: $4,708.00 060501

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Co-requisites

CSA741 Basic Laboratory Skills in Pharmaceutical Science and Cell Culture

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

6 × 1-hour tutorials, 26 × 2-hour online learning activities, 26 × 2-hour laboratory sessions.

Assessment

Written assignment (30%), Online quizzes 4 (5% each; total 20%), Submission of practical reports (50%)

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Textbooks

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