Students who commenced their course before 2012 should consult the rules below.

  • Pre-2012 rules
    • 9. Science Rules
      • Science Rules for undergraduate courses
        • 9.2 Bachelor's degree
          • 9.2.7 Bachelor of Science (50110) by way of a program
            • 9.2.7Q2 Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (PG-MBBTC)

              Note: This program is offered only offshore in Singapore.

              9.2.7Q2.1 The program consists of units to a total value of 144 points comprising—

              (a) all units in Table 9.2.7Q2(1) (Molecular Biology and Biotechnology core units)—102 points

              and

              (b) at least one unit from Group A in Table 9.2.7Q2(2) (Molecular Biology and Biotechnology options)—6 or 12 points

              and

              (c) units to a maximum value of 36 points from Group B in Table 9.2.7Q2(2) (Molecular Biology and Biotechnology options) to make up the required number of points.

              • Table 9.2.7Q2(1)—Molecular Biology and Biotechnology core units
                Key to availability of units:
                S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = Summer teaching period;
                T1 = Trimester 1; T2 = Trimester 2; T3 = Trimester 3;
                NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period;
                N/A = not available in 2019; * = to be advised

                Note: The unit availability does not form part of the rules and may be subject to change; refer to Timetable to latest information.

                All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.

                Level 1
                AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
                CHEM1103Biological Organic Chemistry 1
                S2SCIE1106Molecular Biology of the Cell
                Level 2
                AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
                BIOC2201Biochemistry of the Cell 1
                BIOC2202Biochemical Regulation of Cell Function 1
                CHEM2210Structure Determination and Physical Chemistry 1
                CHEM2221Biological and Medicinal Chemistry 1
                GENE2204Principles of Genetics 1
                S2GENE2230Molecular Genetics I
                SCIE2225Molecular Biology 1
                Level 3
                AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
                BIOC3353Molecular and Structural Biochemistry Part 1 1
                BIOC3354Molecular and Structural Biochemistry Part 2 1
                CHEM3305Biological Chemistry 1
                CHEM3307Metals in Biological Chemistry 1
                GENE3331Molecular Genetics and Genomics Part 1 1
                GENE3332Molecular Genetics and Genomics Part 2 1
                SCIE3326Molecular Biology Part 1 1
                SCIE3327Molecular Biology Part 2 1

                1 Offered in Singapore only.

              • Table 9.2.7Q2(2)—Molecular Biology and Biotechnology options
                Key to availability of units:
                S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = Summer teaching period;
                T1 = Trimester 1; T2 = Trimester 2; T3 = Trimester 3;
                NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period;
                N/A = not available in 2019; * = to be advised

                Note: The unit availability does not form part of the rules and may be subject to change; refer to Timetable to latest information.

                All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.

                Group A
                AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
                S1ANHB1101Human Biology I: Becoming Human
                CHEM1104Biological Inorganic and Physical Chemistry 1
                any other Level 1 biology or chemistry unit approved by the Faculty
                Group B
                AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
                any UWA units taught at PSB or any unit approved by the Faculty

                1 Offered in Singapore only.