HSCI 337 Genetics and Health 4.5 Credits
This course covers the fundamentals of human genetics from a healthcare perspective. The course presents concepts of classical genetics, outlines molecular mechanisms of heredity, and explores the evolving technological advances in DNA modifications and analysis. The course emphasizes the importance of the health professional in enhancing patient understanding of the impact of genetic technology in healthcare decisions. Additional topics include genetic counseling, assisted reproductive technologies and personal genomics.
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: BIO 122 [Min Grade: D]