BIO444 (Liberal Arts) $ Genetics 6 hrs, 3 hrs. lecture, 3 hrs. lab. hrs. 4.5 crs. Genetics will cover molecular genetic principles and concepts in depth, including how genetic information can be manipulated to understand its function. An emphasis will be placed on new genetic tools and model organisms, and the genetic of diseases and traits in the human population. It will mainly consist of lectures and integrated laboratory exercises, which will use transgenic model organisms. Preq: BIO 301; CHEM 231 or CHEM 230.