Feb 26, 2020  
2007-2008 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    
2007-2008 Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 225 - Introduction to Biotechnology


This course introduces students to the basic concepts of biotechnology and to the application of biotechnology methodologies in various fields. We will consider specific topics related to human health, disease research, agricultural biotechnology, bioremediation, nanotechnology, genomics and others – all of which affect society. Critical evaluation of biotechnology, e.g. ethical considerations, inherent caveats and opportunities for improvements emphasized. 

Prerequisites & Notes
BIO 102 and BIO 103.

(Cr: 3)