Description: This course will present some of the fundamental experiments and techniques associated in the field of genetics. Classical genetic experiments will involve Population genetics and Mendelian crosses. Molecular genetic experiments will involve DNA extraction, polymerase chain reaction (PCR), primer design, gel electrophoresis, and basic laboratory techniques. Many of these techniques will be taught from a research-oriented approach. Letter grade only. Course fee required.
Sections offered: Fall 2019
Corequisite: BSC 350