Genetics: We Are All Unique

BIO 1001 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level Undergraduate
Description Describes genetics and the physical nature of genes. Discusses the current evolutionary theories and the modern use of genetics in medicine, law, and ecology. Topics covered include cell division, genetic crosses, gene linkage and mapping, mutation, investigation of DNA, disease, and genetic engineering. Cambridge University and Sanger Institute have played a crucial role in the mapping of the Human Genome Project.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


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There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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