The Gene: The History and Science of our Genetic Code

Description 

This discussion-based course will use the novel ¿The gene¿ by Siddhartha Mukherjee and other selected readings to explore the science behind our genetic code. We will cover topics such as regulation of gene expression, inheritance, genetic testing, manipulation of the genome, and the relationship between genetics and identity. Prerequisites: Instructor consent, AP Biology Recommended.

Code 
51S
Subject 
BIO
Grading 
Letter or Credit/No Credit