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SCI2304 Biological and Chemical Hazards
Credit Points: 15
SCC1123 Chemistry for the Life Sciences
and either
SCB2222 Cellular and Molecular Biology
SCC2301 Forensic and Analytical Chemistry

In this unit the processes and procedures for assessing biological and chemical hazards are described.  The information sources used to assess hazards are investigated and applied to biological and chemical risk scenarios.  The course provides students with the opportunity to apply practical measures to investigate and manage biological or chemical hazards in the environment.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MAACHMApplied Chemistry Major
MICHEMChemistry Minor
MAECHMEnvironmental Chemistry Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2010 VET: 31/03/2010