BIOL3050-D3.LAB: Principles of Genetics.F13.Martin,Presley
LAB: Principles of Genetics
Academic Term and Year
Area of Study
Goals: To acquire an understanding of the basic principles of transmission genetics, molecular genetics and population genetics. Students will be able to explain these principles and discuss projects and problems in which these principles are relevant. To gain experience in the practice of science by posing scientific questions, designing experiments or observations to answer these questions and presenting the results of these studies in a public forum. To increase skills in the following areas: Oral and written communication, use of the computer as a scientific tool, functioning as a member of a goal directed team. Content: Mendelian genetics, genetic mapping, cytogenetics and chromosome abnormalities, genetic engineering methods and applications, genomics, gene regulation and developmental genetics, the genetics of cancer, population genetics and microevolution. Taught: Fall term. Prerequisites: CHEM 1130 with grade of C- or better or concurrent registration in CHEM 1130. Credits: 4 credits
Martin, Presley, "BIOL3050-D3.LAB: Principles of Genetics.F13.Martin,Presley" (2013). Syllabi. 1646.