Course Description(s)

BIOL3720 Genetics (3)

This course introduces students to classical Mendelian and contemporary molecular genetics. Topics will include Mendelian patterns of inheritance, transmission genetics, chromosome structure and function, genetic mutation, chromosomal aberrations, the structure, function and control of genes, techniques in genetics and model organisms, cell-cycle dynamics, recombinant DNA mechanisms, population genetics, etc. Prerequisites: BIOL2220, BIOL2230 Corequisites: BIOL3720L

BIOL3720L Genetics Laboratory (1)

A study of selected genetics topics in a laboratory setting, which is intended to be taught in connection with BIOL3720. Fees: Additional fee required. Corequisites: BIOL3720