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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Remote Instruction
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. Recommended to be taken concurrently with LIFESCI XL 7C.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet regularly and are fully online. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Wait List
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Tuesday 6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Sherry Soliman
373347
Fee:
$765.00
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Notes

Enrollment/class participation contingent on signing a liability waiver.

Enrollment limited to 24 students. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: April 7, 2020. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 14, 2020
Course Requirements
Book: Life Sciences 23L Lab Manual by Pfluegl
Schedule
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Tue Mar 31, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
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Tue Apr 7, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
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Tue Apr 14, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
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Tue Apr 21, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
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Tue Apr 28, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
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Tue May 5, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
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Tue May 12, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
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Tue May 19, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
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Tue May 26, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
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Tue Jun 2, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm

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