ENGR407-16S2 (C) Semester Two 2016

Bioprocess Engineering 1

15 points, 0.1250 EFTS
11 Jul 2016 - 13 Nov 2016


Engineering biochemistry covering enzyme kinetics, metabolism and applied molecular biology.

Biochemical engineering, cell organelles, enzymes, metabolism; genetic engineering (GE), GE Medical and industrial applications, molecular biology for bioprocessing; industrial microbioly, bioproducts, bioreactors, bioseparations, formulation.

Learning Outcomes

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.


ENCH281 or subject to approval of the Director of Studies

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Gabriel Visnovsky


Simone Dimartino


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Genetic Engineering Presentations 10%
Industrial Microbiology Presentations 15%
Final Exam 75%


Recommended Reading

Ratledge, Colin. , Kristiansen, B; Basic biotechnology; 3rd ed; Cambridge University Press, 2006.

Shuler, Michael L. , Kargi, Fikret; Bioprocess engineering : basic concepts; 2nd ed; Prentice Hall, 2002.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $901.00

International fee $4,863.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Chemical and Process Engineering.

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