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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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
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.

Fall 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Enrollment Closed
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Wednesday 6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Sherry Soliman
376578
Fee:
$765.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment/class participation contingent on signing a liability waiver.

Enrollment limited to 24 students. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: October 2, 2020. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 21, 2020
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
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Wed Oct 7, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Oct 14, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Oct 21, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Wed Oct 28, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Nov 4, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Nov 11, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Nov 18, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Nov 25, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Dec 2, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
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Wed Dec 9, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lab
Wed Dec 16, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Enrollment Closed
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Saturday 9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Sherry Soliman
377944
Fee:
$765.00
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Notes

No meeting November 28, 2020.

Enrollment/class participation contingent on signing a liability waiver.

Enrollment limited to 16 students. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: October 10, 2020. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 24, 2020
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lab
Sat Oct 10, 2020
9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
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Sat Oct 17, 2020
9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
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Sat Oct 24, 2020
9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
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Sat Oct 31, 2020
9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
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Sat Nov 7, 2020
9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
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Sat Nov 14, 2020
9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
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Sat Nov 21, 2020
9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
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Sat Dec 5, 2020
9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lab
Sat Dec 12, 2020
9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online
Lab
Sat Dec 19, 2020
9:00AM PT - 12:00PM PT
Online

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Future Offering (Opens November 02, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
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Tuesday 6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Sherry Soliman
377100
Fee:
$765.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment/class participation contingent on signing a liability waiver.

Enrollment limited to 24 students. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: January 8, 2021. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 19, 2021
Course Requirements
Book: Life Sciences 23L Lab Manual by Pfluegl
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lab
Tue Jan 5, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
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Tue Jan 12, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
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Tue Jan 19, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
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Tue Jan 26, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
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Tue Feb 2, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
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Tue Feb 9, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
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Tue Feb 16, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
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Tue Feb 23, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
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Tue Mar 2, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lab
Tue Mar 9, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online

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