447:370 Developmental Genetics
This course may be used to fulfill the elective requirements of the Biological Sciences major.
01:447:380 OR 01:447:384
How genes influence the developmental processes of an organism. The course will include how genetic approaches can be used to study development and how certain genetic pathways drive normal animal development. The course will also be presented with a historical perspective of the field of developmental genetics
Course satisfies Learning Goals
1. Knowledge specific goals: Know the terms, concepts and theories in genetics.
2. Integrate the material from multiple courses and research. That is, to think holistically and to see the whole as well as the parts
3. Use genetic information and ideas to critically analyze published research articles in genetics.
Exams, Assignments, and Grading Policy
Supplemental Textbook (not required)
Developmental Biology Ninth Edition, Scott Gilbert, ISBN: 9780878935581
Andrew Singson, Ph.D
** All information is subject to change at the discretion of the course coordinator.