2018-2019 University Catalogue 
    
    Jul 05, 2020  
2018-2019 University Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIOL 202 - Genetics


Uses the study of genetics to explore the collaborative process of scientific research, the critical reading of primary literature, the design and implementation of experimental studies, quantitative skills, and the interpretation and communication of research results. Like in all 200-level courses, students focus on the “process” of exploring biology. Provides students with a firm foundation in classical, quantitative and molecular genetics and covers topics in population genetics. Emphasis is on understanding how organisms encode, regulate, and inherit their genomes; current genetic applications; and the social and ethical issues that result from these technologies.

Credits: 1.00
Corequisite: BIOL 202L  
Prerequisites: (BIOL 181  or BIOL 211) and (BIOL 182  or BIOL 212)
Major/Minor Restrictions: None
Class Restriction: No Senior
Area of Inquiry: Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Liberal Arts CORE: None


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