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Cellular and Molecular Biology

Postgraduate | UND-MEDI5006 | 2024

Study method
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Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks
Start dates
22 July 2024

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Cellular and Molecular Biology

About this subject

  • On completion of this subject students should be able to achieve the following learning outcomes:

    1. Compare the structure and function of viruses, and of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells
    2. Outline the major groups of biologically important molecules, their genetic structure and their function in living organisms.
    3. Explain how genetic information is transferred during the processes of cellular division to enable the growth and reproduction of living organisms.
    4. Examine current and potential applications of genomics and the ethical dilemmas involved in their use.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • UND-HMS-GDI-2024 - Graduate Diploma of Health and Medical Sciences
  • UND-MSC-GCE-2024 - Graduate Certificate in Medical Sciences

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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