BIOL 3600 Genetics/Lab

(B) Bachelors
(OS) Halmos Coll of Nat Sci & Ocn
(OBIS) OS - Biological Sciences
4 credits

Review of principles of Mendelian and quantitative inheritance considered at a morphological and molecular level, including a survey of population genetics, theories of natural selection, the study of amino acids, and nucleotide substitutions as "evolutionary clocks. Prerequisites: BIOL 1500 and CHEM 1310 or CHEM 1310H or CHEM 2310 or CHEM 2310H and, MATH 3020 or MATH 3020H or MATH 2020 or MATH 2020H. Frequency: Every Fall and Winter. (Description Last Updated: Summer I 2016 (201650))

Learning Outcomes

  1. Explain the fundamentals of transmission genetics.
  2. Describe the composition of genetic material, the structure of genes, mutational events, the genetic code, and protein synthesis.
  3. Describe the mechanisms regulating gene expression.
  4. Describe the basics and applications of recombinant DNA technology.
  5. Demonstrate the ability to use molecular databases, sequence analysis programs, and other bioinformatics tools.
  6. Describe the basic principles of molecular evolution and population genetics.
  7. Apply the principles outlined above to a broad range of biological fields including medicine, agriculture, environmental sciences, and forensics.
Term CRN Dates Campus Instructor
Current Course Offerings
No courses currently scheduled
Future Course Offerings (Subject To Change)
201820 20610 Class Full 08/21 - 12/06/2017 Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus Smith, Robert
201820 20617 Class Full 08/21 - 12/06/2017 Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus Smith, Robert
201820 20623 08/21 - 12/06/2017 Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus Crump, Katie
201820 20624 08/21 - 12/06/2017 Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus Crump, Katie
201820 20625 Class Full 08/22 - 12/07/2017 Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus Tartar, Aurelien
201820 20626 08/22 - 12/05/2017 Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus Shivji, Mahmood
201820 20627 08/22 - 12/05/2017 Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus Shivji, Mahmood
Class Full Full

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