May 07, 2021  
2021-2022 Academic Catalog 
2021-2022 Academic Catalog
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BIO-2030 Genetics

Credits 4
Genetics and heredity. Analysis of classical and molecular genetics, emphasizing contemporary topics. 
Prerequisite(s): BIO-1140.
3 class/2 recitation hours.
(Offered spring only.)

Course Outcomes
  1. Explain the principles of gene segregation and independent assortment.
  2. Predict gene inheritance transmission patterns in classical and non-Mendelian systems.
  3. Solve problems involving gene linkage and gene mapping.
  4. Explain fundamental principles of molecular genetics: DNA replication and coding; transcription and translation; and protein biochemistry.
  5. Compare and contrast gene regulation in prokaryotes and eukaryotes.
  6. Describe the human genome, with emphasis on the roles of genes in human biology. 

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