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BIO140 Modern Biotechnology

Students will explore how modern biotechnology impacts our everyday lives with a topical survey of applications that may include stem cells, biofuels, genetically modified organism (GMOs) and forensics. Students will also learn about the underlying biological principles and molecular techniques that are the basis of modern biotechnology.

Credits

  • 3 (may be repeated for credit)

Attributes

  • GE3: NSCI
  • Systematic Inquiry

Restrictions

  • May not be enrolled in one of the following field(s) of study (major, minor or concentration): Biology (508), Cellular/Molecular (508C), Environmental 3/2 (508E), Organismal/Environment (508O)

Prerequisites

  • Math Placement Level 3 or MAT151 or 64151 or MAT093 or 64093

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