BIOMG 2800

BIOMG 2800

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

General introduction to the fundamental principles of genetics in eukaryotes and bacteria. Topics include gene transmission, linkage, recombination, structure, mutations, and manipulation, as well as analysis of genomes in individuals and populations.

When Offered Fall, Spring, Summer (eight-week session).

Forbidden Overlaps Forbidden Overlap: due to an overlap in content, students will not receive credit for both BIOMG 2800 and NTRES 2830.

Distribution Category (PBS-AS)

Outcomes
  • Understand and describe basic principles of inheritance, gene expression, and genomic structure in the context of biological evolution.
  • Think analytically and creatively about the applications of basic principles of inheritance and gene expression to interpretations of naturally occurring and experimental biological phenomena.
  • Understand how genetics provides an experimental approach that can be used to investigate almost any aspect of biology.
  • Develop an appreciation that genetics is important to future progress in medical sciences.
  • Develop problem solving skills employing logical thought.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Eight Week Summer. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt