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ANS 213 Animal Genetics
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Spring 2015
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 3 Lectures
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A/F Only
Cross-Listed:  


Description: Principles of domestic animal genetics, including molecular, classical and population genetics.

Prerequisites: BIO100 or higher

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Knowledge Level) Identify historic advances in genetics.
2. (Comprehension Level) Describe cellular process of meiosis and mitosis.
3. (Application Level) Apply Mendelian genetics as a model of inheritance.
4. (Analysis Level) Analyze and explain chromosome mapping methods.
5. (Analysis Level) Analyze and explain sex determination of chromosomes.
6. (Analysis Level) Deconstruct, analyze, and describe the structure of DNA.
7. (Synthesis Level) Describe the entire process of DNA replication, including how DNA splits apart, copies, and produces new chromosomes.
8. (Analysis Level) Analyze and describe the process of DNA and protein synthesis.
9. (Evaluation Level) Critique and interpret the implications of modification of genetic feed sources in animals and the subseqent impact on humans.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
None