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Introduction to Biotechnology

Get up close to understand the biological world on a molecular level. Grasp the fundamentals of genetics, immunology and scientific ethics. Put your biotechnology study to use in a lab, or a field career in production or testing.

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Graduate Certificate in Biotechnology

Upskill in key biotechnology research areas

Take your science career further with this introductory postgraduate course, which will prepare you for a Masters Degree. Learn about the biotechnology industry from scientists who pioneered current practices. Then study electives in your area of interest.

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