School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

Practical Molecular and Cellular Biology

Module code: BIO190

Credits: 10.0
Semester: SEM1
Timetable:

    Lecture
  • Semester 1: Weeks 1: Wednesday 10 am - 11 am
    Lab
  • Semester 1: Weeks 2, 3, 4: Tuesday 11 am - 1 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 2, 3, 4: Wednesday 11 am - 1 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 2, 3, 4: Thursday 11 am - 1 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 2, 3, 4: Friday 11 am - 1 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 2, 3, 4: Friday 2 pm - 4 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 2, 3, 4: Friday 4 pm - 5 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 6, 8, 9: Wednesday 11 am - 1 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 6, 8, 9: Thursday 11 am - 1 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 6, 8, 9: Friday 4 pm - 5 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 6, 8, 9, 11, 12: Tuesday 11 am - 1 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 6, 8, 9, 11, 12: Friday 11 am - 1 pm
  • Semester 1: Weeks 6, 8, 9, 11, 12: Friday 2 pm - 4 pm

Contact: Dr Ewan Main
Overlap: None
Prerequisite: None

This module teaches the practical and analytical skills required for molecular and cellular biology. The module will start by introducing basic laboratory safety and routine laboratory procedures, it will then move on through DNA extraction and purification to microbiological and physiological techniques.

Connected course(s): UDF DATA
Assessment: 100.0% Practical
Level: 4