Single Semester Course

Basic concepts from biology will be reviewed and built upon.  This course covers basic principles of prokaryotic and eukaryotic genetics including Mendelian and non-Mendelian inheritance, structure and function of chromosomes and genomes, and genotype/phenotype associations. The course focuses on DNA, sex-linked traits, mutations, genetic testing, and environmental influences on gene expression.

Prerequisites: Biology and Chemistry*

*May take concurrently