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Perspectives in Genetics
BIOL 107 SP
This course will utilize a historical survey of milestones in the science of genetics that have brought us to a current era where genetics is involved in all aspects of our lives. In addition to learning the principles
genetics and the methods of analysis (classical and molecular), students will have an opportunity to discuss issues that genetics raises in ethics, politics and economics. However, these issues are not the primary focus
of the course.
Rick Lewis HUMAN GENETICS, 7th edition
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Three exams (one of which will be during the final exam period, but not comprehensive). Several short writing assignments.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
A student should have completed one year of high school chemistry and one year of high school biology. The course may not be used to satisfy any requirements of the Biology, MB&B or NS&B majors. This course is NOT open
to students who have taken AP
Biology or another advanced level biology course in high school.
Gen Ed Area Dept:
Links to Web Resources For This Course.
- Instructor(s): Donady,J. James
- Times: ..T.R.. 02:40PM-04:00PM; Location: HALL84;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 20)
- SR. major: X Jr. major: X
- SR. non-major: X Jr. non-major: X SO: X FR: 20
- Curricular Renewal: Ethical Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning
- FYI: FYI Seminar
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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