This unit will provide basic training to obtain fundamental analytical and cell culture skills in the field of pharmaceutical and biomedical science. The purpose of this unit is to introduce the basic laboratory skills that researchers utilise on a daily basis.
|Unit name||Introduction to Analytical and Cell Culture Techniques|
|College/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Pharmacy and Pharmacology
|Coordinator||Doctor Iman Azimi|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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- Demonstrate working principles and applications of commonly used analytical techniques
- Conduct aseptic cell culture techniques
- Demonstrate cell culture skills including harvesting, counting, and subculturing of cell lines
- Critically evaluate the advantages, limitations and other specific information that can be gained from analytical and cell culture techniques
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Online class: 120 min, (7 times/semester), Science Laboratory: 180min, (10 times/semester), Independent learning: 120min, Semester (13 times)
|Assessment||Multiple choice question online quizzes (20%)|Practical Exam (30%)|Submission of practical report (25%)|Short answer question written online quiz (25%)|
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