Math & Science - Biology Option A.S.
Course DescriptionIntro to Genetic Engineering
Introduces students to the field of Biotechnology by providing an understanding of the current events in DNA technology and how it is revolutionizing biological research, human medicine, criminal law, and agriculture. The lab includes basic laboratory techniques used in DNA technology forming the foundation for more advanced skills. Demonstrations incorporated as needed. Prerequisite: One semester of a college-level laboratory course in biology, DANS 110, ESCI 120, NATR 152 or ENSC 102 with at least a C- 4 credits (3 lecture hours, 3 laboratory hours), fall semester This course satisfies SUNY General Education Requirements for “Natural Sciences”. These credits count toward the Math and/or Science (List B) requirements for graduation.