First Semester - 18 points
An introduction to the biology of cells; fundamentals of molecular biology; organismal and molecular genetics; human genetic variation; diversity and biology of microorganisms; microbial virulence and disease processes.
CELS 191 provides a fundamental introduction to cell and molecular biology and genetics. This is a compulsory paper for Health Sciences First Year students and a prerequisite for many other biology-related courses.
Staff from the Department of Microbiology and Immunology teach in the following modules of this course:
Students are encouraged to contact staff by email to make arrangements for a time to discuss course-related matters.
For more information on this course, please contact Academic Convenor Associate Professor Bruce Russell (Department of Microbiology and Immunology) or Course Coordinator Dr Lisa Russell (Department of Zoology)