This course is designed for students majoring in biology. Students will explore major concepts in Mendelian, molecular, and population genetics, with emphasis on prokaryotic and eukaryotic gene expression, recombination, gene mapping, and chromosome analysis. Students will engage in techniques appropriate to genetic analysis and gain experience in experimental design, data analysis and interpretation, and the communication of results. This course meets a requirement for the Biology (Minnesota State Transfer Pathway) AS-P degree. Lecture 3 hours per week; lab 3 hours per week.
MnTC Goals: 3