Catalogue 2020 - 2021

BIO 152 Human Heredity


3 cr.


BIO 101 or BIO 103 or BIO 107/BIO 117

Course Description

This course introduces the student to an overview of hereditary issues in humans. Topics include inheritance patterns, DNA profiling uses in forensics, gene therapy, recombinant DNA technologies, and pedigree analysis. 


BIO 101 or BIO 103 or BIO 107/BIO 117, followed by this course, would meet the General University Requirements for the Natural Science Perspective.

This is a one semester course without a lab.

Credit for both this course and BIO 306 is not permissible.