This course prepares you for your first laboratory job or the start of Honours research. You develop advanced laboratory skills, including competency in executing analyses of chemical and environmental samples with specific emphasis on valid sampling, data integrity, instrument operation and laboratory safety. You learn sample preparation, possible interferences, instrument requirements, maintenance and troubleshooting. Techniques and instrumentation include Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy, Gas Chromatography, High Performance Liquid Chromatography, Mass Spectroscopy, NMR, PCR and Microscopy.
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- Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
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