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Courses

BIOMG 2801 Laboratory in Genetics and Genomics

Course description

General introduction to laboratory experimental genetics in eukaryotes and bacteria. Topics include gene transmission, linkage, recombination, structure, mutations, and manipulation. Outcome 1: Apply quantitative reasoning, basic probability/statistics and experimental controls to accomplish the goals of the laboratory projects on Mendelian chromosome mapping and microbial genetics. Outcome 2: Develop an understanding of how the scientific method works and how analysis of raw experimental and control data is the foundation for scientific conclusions. Outcome 3: Develop an understanding of real-world biological constraints on the design and execution of experiments involving live organisms.

Biological sciences majors must take course for a letter grade.

Prerequisites

BIOMG 2800; BIOG 1500 recommended.

Corequisites

BIOMG 2800; BIOG 1500

Classes

BIOMG 2801 401-LAB On-campus 8-week session

Number:1081
Session:8-week session
Class dates:June 11-August 7, 2018
Exam dates:Will be provided by instructor (see Final exams)
Days/times:MWF 1 PM - 3 PM
Credit:2
Grade:Student option
Instructor:TBA
Max. enroll:28
To enroll:Enroll online or submit a paper enrollment form. Enroll now.

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