203.212 Principles of Genetics (15 credits)

IMPORTANT NOTE:There have been changes to this course for 2020. For 2019 enrolments please check the individual offering description below to confirm details for:

  • Learning outcomes
  • Prescription

An introductory course on the principles and applications of genetics, with an emphasis on problem solving. Students will review the topics of gene structure and function before they learn about how genetic variation and genetic inheritance affect populations of organisms. Students will be introduced to the details of cellular genetics and chromosome structure, location and function. Students will be given tools that will allow them to consider population genetics, quantitative genetics, genomics and an overview of both classic and modern methods of genetic analysis.

Requirements Requirements help

  • Prerequisite(s): 162.101
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 100 level.
  • Restriction(s): 203.202

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
2019 * Semester One full semester Internal Auckland Campus
2020 Semester One full semester Internal Auckland Campus

* Due to recent changes you should carefully check this offering to confirm details before you enrol.

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