Description
MICROBIAL AND MOLECULAR GENETICS
Studies macromolecules, macromolecular complexes, protein synthesis and gene regulation using viruses, bacteria and lower eukaryotes. Topics include DNA/chromosome structure, genetic recombination, plasmids, transposons, recombinant DNA and genetic analysis. This course is an upper-level elective for biology majors and is presented as a series of lectures, discussions, presentations, and laboratory experiments. Not offered every semester. Prerequisites: Two of the following three courses are required: CHEM 341 (Biochemistry), BIOLOGY 242 (Microbiology), or BIOLOGY 332 (Genetics). Three hours of lecture and two hours of laboratory per week. The laboratory hours will vary.
Details
Grading Basis
Graded
Units
3
Component
Laboratory - Required
Lecture - Required
Course Attributes
Meets Natural Sci and Math Req
Offering
Course
BIOLOGY 432
Academic Group
College of Science & Tech
Academic Organization
Biological Allied Health Sci
Campus
Bloomsburg Main Campus
Enrollment Requirements
Genetics - Biology 332, Molecular Biology - Biology 333, or Biochemistry - Chem 341