Introduction to Laboratory and Scientific Methodology

LIFESCI XL 23L

Perform cutting-edge bioinformatics laboratory experiments involving microscopes and live experimental subjects. Students work in small groups of three in this introductory life science laboratory course.

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Starting at $765.00
As few as 10 weeks
3.0

What you can learn.

  • Learn proper use of micropipettes, spectrophotometer, and microscopes
  • Identify appropriate dissection techniques using scalpels, scissors, forceps, and bone shears
  • Practice suitable handling and disposal of bacterial cells and tissue waste
  • Apply Excel, BLAST, and Mega4 programs to explore molecular biology, genotyping, and bioinformatics

About this course:

Introductory life sciences laboratory designed for undergraduate students. Opportunity to conduct wet-laboratory cutting-edge bioinformatics laboratory experiments. Students work in groups of three conducting experiments in areas of physiology, metabolism, cell biology, molecular biology, genotyping, and bioinformatics. Letter grading. Transferable for UC credit.
Prerequisites

LIFESCI XL 7B Genetics, Evolution, and Ecology

Recommended to be taken concurrently with LIFESCI XL 7C Physiology and Human Biology.

Spring 2022 Schedule

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Wednesday 6:00PM - 9:00PM PT
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: Sherry Soliman
385010
Fee:
$765.00
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Location: UCLA
Notes

Enrollment/class participation contingent on signing a liability waiver.

Enrollment limited to 24 students. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: April 6, 2022. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 12, 2022
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