Genetics

LIFESCI XL 4
Principles of Mendelian inheritance, DNA, and genetic regulation are covered in the course along with visualizing how genetics is applied in disease management and treatment.
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What you will learn.

  • Explore problem solving skills and specialized vocabulary in the field of genetics
  • Recognize fundamental theories in classical and modern genetics
  • Define general overview of population genetics
  • Evaluate the molecular basis of bacterial genetics along with the usage of viruses

About this course:

This course covers the principles of Mendelian inheritance and the chromosomal basis of heredity in prokaryotes and eukaryotes, recombination, biochemical genetics, mutation, DNA, the genetic code, gene regulation, and gene distribution in populations. Transferable for UC credit.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Genetics.

Life Sciences XL 3 Introduction to Molecular Biology.

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