BIOL 503 Plant Biotechnology
BIOL 503 Plant Biotechnology Units: 3.00
This is an experiential course on the business of science and the steps leading to the commercialization of an agrobiotech product. Students will go through a series of workshops to develop their own ideas into a commercially valuable product, plus an assessment of all related social and economic issues using business-oriented exercises.
Learning Hours: 120 (15 Lecture, 9 Seminar, 24 Group Learning, 72 Private Study)
Requirements: Prerequisite Level 4 or above and registration in a Biology Honours Plan (BIOL-M-BSH, BIOL-P-BSH, BIMA-P-BSH, BIPS-P-BSH, BTEC-P-BSH, EBIO-P-BSH) and a minimum GPA of 2.0 in the Biological Foundations List and ([BIOL 205 or BCHM 218] and BIOL 341) or permission of the Department.
Offering Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Science