This course introduces you to the world of microbiology, the basis of higher life forms. You learn the fundamental theory and laboratory skills needed to understand microbial isolation, growth, diversity, reproduction, physiology, metabolism and identification. You also study the distribution of microorganisms in nature, their relationship to each other and to other living things as well as their beneficial and detrimental effects. Gain of ethics and laboratory skills is an essential component of the course as well as understanding the theory behind each experiment.
- SCI103 or LFS100 or (LFS103 and enrolled in Program SC374 or SC367) or AB101, UU301 or XU301
- MEP263 or MBT263
- Semester of offer: *
- Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
- Student contribution band:
- Band 2
- Tuition fee:
- Science, Engineering, Surveying:
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- Academic Calendar
- Class Timetable:
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* Semester of offer is subject to change.
LFS261 Course Outline Semester 1, 2018 (PDF 331KB) Students enrolled in this course should check the course Blackboard site to ensure that they are accessing the most recent approved version of the course outline.
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