BIO-261: Nucleic Acids

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Fall 2019
Title when registering
Nucleic Acids
Course Master
Credit Hours
5.00
Contact Hours Per Week
7 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

An advanced hands-on course for students interested in developing laboratory skills. Focuses on the structure and function of nucleic acids along with chemical and physical techniques commonly used when working with these molecules. Also emphasizes the principles and applications of modern biochemical analyses used in biotechnology and related genomic fields. Course satisfies the requirements of the Biotechnology program; a C grade or better is required to satisfy the requirements of the Biotechnology program. Seven hours of integrated lecture and laboratory per week.

Pre-requisites
CHEM-141 and BIO-152 with C grades or better
MTA Categories
  • Category 6.1: Natural Sciences
  • Category 6.2: Natural Sciences with Laboratory Experience
General Education Categories
  • Natural Sciences
Office Contact
School of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM): 313-845-9632, steminfo@hfcc.edu, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-122