Graduate Diploma of Biotechnology - Plant Biotechnology

The University of Adelaide

Plant Biotechnology has a strong emphasis on understanding plant form and function from molecular, genetic and bio-chemical perspectives. The program extends this understanding from fundamental science to applications in plant production, human and animal health, biofuels, and ultimately to commercialisation of plant biotechnology. The program is designed as a series of short courses, integrating scientific communication, critical thinking, problem solving and bioinformatics into the curriculum.

Course Fee:

Australian: $29,000
International: $38,500

Entry Requirements:

Relevant degree (e.g. Plant Science, Biotechnology, Science and Agriculture)

Structure:

The Graduate Diploma comprises 24-units of coursework. The Graduate Diploma consists of all listed core courses.

Subjects you can Study:

Plant biotechnology

Study Pathways:

Graduate Certificate in Biotechnology (Plant Biotechnology), Master of Biotechnology (Plant Biotechnology)

Who for:

Those seeking advanced knowledge in a range of plant biotechnology including molecular plant breeding

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00123M

Related Careers:

Biotechnologist, Life Scientist,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Waite No info No Full time 1 year

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