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Module Detailed Information for [BN3501]
Academic Year : 2018/2019 Semester : 2
Correct as at 21 Feb 2019 05:00

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Module Title : Equilibrium and Kinetic Bioprocesses
Module Description : This module is designed to impart fundamental concepts of equilibrium thermodynamics and reaction kinetics that may be applied to the study of biological systems. The student is expected to acquire an understanding of the role of thermodynamic reasoning and kinetic analysis in providing a deeper insight into many biochemical and biophysical problems. The topics covered will include thermodynamic functions, chemical potential, chemical reaction and phase equilibria, multicomponent systems, electrochemical potential, solubility, ligand binding equilibria, calorimetry, enzyme kinetics, microbial fermentation, ligand binding kinetics.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : 03-05-2019 PM
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : MA1506, PC1432, CN2122, ME2134 or BN2202
Preclusion : Nil
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 2-1-0.5-2-4.5
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].
Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].

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