BIOL484 - Advanced DNA Techniques
College of Science and Engineering
Theory, techniques, and instrumentation of genetic engineering and gene analysis. Lab. Completion of this course with a grade of "C" or better fulfills the upper division writing requirement for the BES Biology, General Biology, Biomedical Sciences, and Biotechnology programs.
Goals and Diversity
MN Goal Course
Master a variety of modern genetic and DNA modification technologies, equipment, and techniques.
Demonstrate understanding of comparative genomics and bioinformatics by completion of annotation of raw genomic information.
Demonstrate understanding of the role of scientific literature in genomics and the study of DNA by application of literature searches to research projects.
Present coursework in a poster presentation format.
Demonstrate understanding of how genes work by designing and performing a genetic engineering experiment.