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Module Detailed Information for [LSM3242]
Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 2
Correct as at 09 Mar 2018 23:06

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Module Title : Translational Microbiology
Module Description : This module covers the underlying principles and wide-ranging industrial, environmental, pharmaceutical, and biomedical applications of microbiology. The objectives are (a) to gain an understanding of the role of microorganisms for biotechnology applications in the fields of medicine, agriculture, organic chemistry, synthetic biology, public health, biomass conversion, and biomining; and (b) to review advances in genetics and molecular biology of industrial microorganisms, enzyme engineering, environmental microbiology, food microbiology, and molecular biotechnology. A particular focus will be on the meaning and impact of microbiology on human health and the development of new therapeutic approaches.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : 09-05-2018 PM
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : LSM2102 and either LSM2101 or LSM3232
Preclusion : Nil
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 2-0.5-2-1-4.5
Remarks : Nil
* A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week

Lecture Time Table
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Tutorial Time Table
Attention: The tutorial timetables could be updated from time to time. Students are advised to check regularly for the latest update on the change of tutorial timing.
Class TypeWeek TypeWeek DayStartEndRoom Iteration
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].
SB2 LABORATORY There are no lectures for this module. Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].
ST1 TUTORIAL There are no lectures for this module. Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].

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