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BIDI 1320 - Biology Core Concepts: Cells, Genes, and Biotechnology
Credits: 3
Provides an understanding of the basis of the scientific method and the kinds of questions that science can and cannot address, while exploring topics in photosynthesis and cellular respiration, cellular structure and processes, the structure and function of genes, DNA, and select topics in biotechnology. Regularly involves discussions of the bioethical implications of our growing knowledge and application of technologies involving manipulation of cellular and genetic processes. Provides hands-on experiences in a laboratory setting to conduct basic experiments that elucidate the structure of cells and the function of genes. Not open to students who have earned credit for BIDI 1010. Additional course fee required. Springs. (SIDI)

*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.