Inquiry question: How can the spread of infectious diseases be controlled?
- hygiene practices
- vaccination, including passive and active immunity (ACSBL100, ACSBL123)
- public health campaigns
- use of pesticides
- genetic engineering
- mobility of individuals and the portion that are immune or immunised (ACSBL124, ACSBL125)
- Malaria or Dengue Fever in South East Asia
Investigate the contemporary application of Aboriginal protocols in the development of particular medicines and biological materials in Australia and how recognition and protection of Indigenous cultural and intellectual property is important, for example:
- bush medicine
- smoke bush in Western Australia
Extract from HSC Biology Stage 6 Syllabus. © 2017 Board of Studies NSW.