Introduction to Biotechnology

BTC 3110 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Undergraduate Quarter
Description Examines the historical development, basic technologies, and commercial potential of biotechnology. Reviews basic biological concepts, including the steps leading to the twentieth-century revolution in molecular and cell biology. Outlines the technology of recombinant DNA, monoclonal antibody production, and nucleic acid probe development, along with their therapeutic, diagnostic, and experimental uses. Discusses newer, emerging technologies and applications where appropriate.


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


Course Sections

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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