Academic Calendar

Biochem. and Medical Genetics (BGEN)

BGEN 3022  Introduction to Human Genetics A  3 cr  

Introduction to basic principles of human genetics with emphasis on pedigrees analysis, population genetics and cytogenetics. May not be held with the former BGEN 3020.

Mutually Exclusive: BGEN 3020

BGEN 3024  Introduction to Human Genetics B  3 cr  

Principles of human genetics with emphasis on clinical applications, including human development, disease treatments, prenatal diagnosis and ethics. May not be held with the former BGEN 3020.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: BGEN 3022.

Mutually Exclusive: BGEN 3020

BGEN 4010  Project Course in Human Genetics  6 cr  

A research project chosen in consultation with and supervised by a faculty member. A written report is required. The course is available primarily to final year Honours students in the Honours Genetics program. Selection of project and supervision to be arranged prior to September 30 and submitted in writing to department head. Deadline for submission of first draft to supervisor by March 1. Deadline for submission of final draft to supervisor and course coordinator is March 31.