Genetics and Molecular Biology   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]
   

PCB 3513C - Genetics and Molecular Biology


This course is designed for biomedical sciences or other natural sciences majors and will cover the study of the principles of heredity including the gene concept, Mendelian and non-Mendelian inheritance, molecular and population genetics. Topics will include the nature, organization, transmission, expression, recombination and function of genetic materials. Principles are derived for genetically characterizing populations. The curriculum is inquiry based and fully integrated with laboratory experiences that emphasize active learning strategies.
Prerequisites: BSC 2011C with a grade of "C" or better, and CHM 2046C with a grade of "C" or better.
Degrees Offered: B.S.

Credit Hours:4. 
Contact Hours: 3 lecture hours; 3 laboratory hours.