GENE 1110. Experimental Systems in Genetics
1 Credit (1)
Survey of molecular, biochemical, organismal, and computer science based approaches to investigate how genes determine important traits. Historical development and topics of current interest will be discussed.
- To give the students a historical perspective on the field of genetics.
- To familiarize the students to introductory concepts and vocabulary to the field of genetics.
- Introduce experimental systems within the field of genetics and to give perspective to current genetic research.
- As this course is designed for beginning students as an overview of faculty and research labs on campus. The students majoring in genetics are encouraged to meet with faculty and to explore opportunities available to them on campus