Genes in health and disease will provide you with an introduction to the principles and concepts integral to the field of medical genetics, using inquiry based learning in laboratory and tutorial classes. Rapid advancements in technology, including mapping of the human genome, are allowing genetics to play an increasingly important role in medicine. This course uses relevant examples to explain topics such as personalised medicine, the genetics of cancer, epigenetics, genetic immunity, the human microbiome, assisted reproductive technologies, and ethics.
- LFS100 OR
- LFS100 and enrolled in Program SC357
- Semester of offer: *
- Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
- Student contribution band:
- Band 2
- Tuition fee:
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* Semester of offer is subject to change.
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