Expands on the understanding of biochemistry obtained in CXA261 Metabolic Biochemistry, concentrated at a molecular level. The unit is a comprehensive study of regulation of cellular metabolism and signalling along with a detailed study of the molecular mechanisms of genetic replication, transcription and translation. The student is also introduced to molecular biology techniques and terminology.
|Unit name||Cell and Molecular Biochemistry|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Health Sciences
Dr Stephen Myers
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2020: $1,190.00||2020: $2,354.00||010901|
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1 x 3-hour lecture weekly
1 x 3-hour practical weekly
1 x 1-hour tutorial weekly
1 x group authored report (3 students/group, 2500-3000 words, 20%),
1x LabBook (10%),
1 x written tests (20%) and
Final 2-hr theory exam (50%).
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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