May 19, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

BIOL 304 - Molecular Genetics

Comprehensive survey course designed to cover the basic principles that deal with the physical and chemical nature of genes. Specific topics include the structure/function of genes, genome organization, DNA replication and recombination, protein synthesis, regulation of gene expression, chromatin structure, epigenetic effects, and genetic engineering.

Credits: 4
Prerequisites: Minimum grade of C in the following: BIOL 190A  and BIOL 190L  (formerly BIOL 196), BIOL 191A  and BIOL 191L  (formerly BIOL 197), CHEM 121A  and CHEM 121L CHEM 122A  and CHEM 122L  ENG 102  or ENG 114  or HON 100 , and MATH 127  or 128   or 181 . Max number of attempts for BIOL 304 is three, including earned grades, withdrawals and audits.