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BIO 208: Genetics

This course gives an introduction to the basic principles of genetics and their application to viruses, bacteria, plants, fungi, and animals, including humans. Classical and molecular genetic mechanisms are covered. Laboratory experiments demonstrate genetic principles and include classical and molecular techniques. Students who have taken one year of high school chemistry with a lab and earn a grade of C or better may have the college-level chemistry prerequisites waived.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; Academic Math Level 3; BIO 101, BIO 102 or BIO 162 and CEM 105 or CEM 111; minimum grade "C" all BIO and CEM requirements

Credits
4
Lecture Hours
45
Clinical Hours
0
Lab Hours
45
Other Hours
0
Total Hours
90

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