Genetics and Biotechnology – Tuesday – Fall 2022 & Winter 2023 – 20 Weeks – Grades 9 – 12￼
Tuesday, August 30 2022 @ 3:00PM – Wednesday, March 22 2023 @ 4:30PM EDT
Instructor Email:[email protected]
Grade/Level:8 – 12
Day of Week:Tuesday
Class Times:3:00PM – 4:30PM (ET)
Terms/Semesters:Fall 2022/Winter 2023
AP / Honors / NCAA ApprovedNCAA Approved Course
Genetics is the frontier of research in the field of biology. By gaining a deep understanding of genetics, students can begin to branch out in their knowledge of cutting-edge biotechnology techniques.
Instructional strategies include modeling exercises, laboratory experiments, virtual labs, projects, class discussions, and problem-solving exercises.
At the end of this course, students will be able to
- Demonstrate specific knowledge about genetic inheritance and the structure and function of DNA
- Explain different modes of genetic inheritance
- Explain how DNA can be studied and manipulated in biotechnology laboratories to further human knowledge
- Communicate effectively about biological subjects
This class is a combination of lecture and video clips as well as some discussion.
This class is 1 credit of either science or elective.
NOTE: Registration deadline is August 15, 2022.
There must be a minimum of 5 students to run this class.
Interesting and fun!
Interesting topics, fun experiments, and Mr. Meola’s knowledge of the content was evident!
Our 13 year old son loved this class!