Biology | Genetics
L311 | 0090 | Hanratty, P
Course format: Daily lectures: 8:55A-10:10A, JH A100 plus two (50
minute) learning group meetings per week.
Requirements: P: Biol L211 or S211.
Course description: Analysis of genetic and developmental processes
that lead to the construction of whole organisms, and to the
transmission to their offspring of specific genetic traits. Includes
principles of genetics, mutagenesis, chromosomal abnormalities and
analysis of mutations affecting development.
Required text: To be announced at a later date.
Weekly assignments: Two worksheets, problem assignments, readings from
textbook and supplemental materials.
Exams/papers: Three exams (given in the evening during a two-hour time
period) plus a comprehensive final exam.