01:447:370 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. Topics include gene regulatory networks, signaling pathways, stem cell biology, and the role of developmental genetics in human disease.
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
Required: Developmental Biology Ninth or Tenth Edition, Scott Gilbert, ISBN: 9780878935581 (9e) or 9780878939787 (10e)
Professor Maureen M. Barr
** All information is subject to change at the discretion of the course coordinator.