Goucher College 2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalogue 
    
    Jul 01, 2022  
Goucher College 2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalogue PLEASE NOTE: This is an archived catalog. Programs are subject to change each academic year.

BIO 111 - Human Genetics (3.5 Cr.)

(LER-NS)
A lecture and laboratory course that examines the science of genetics. Topics include structure and function of DNA and genomes, principles of inheritance, and control of gene function in humans and other selected organisms. The laboratory component will introduce students to fundamental genetic and molecular genetic techniques. The course will emphasize how human health and welfare are influenced by basic principles of modern genetic technology. Prerequisite: High school biology or chemistry recommended. Course not open to students enrolled in BIO 220  or biological sciences majors. Spring semester. Hiller.