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2008-2009 University Catalogue 
2008-2009 University Catalogue [Archived Catalogue]

LASM 914 - Human Genetics

Explores the fundamentals of genetics through the study of our own species, Homo Sapiens. Introduces the students to the study of inheritance and how molecular, physiological, environmental, and behavioral mechanisms affect the measurable characteristics of humans around the world. Topics include genetic diseases and unusual physical characteristics among others. Using local resources, students engage in problem-solving activities in comparative biology. Formerly HU 386

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: LACR 102

Credits: 3 cr, 3 hrs