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BIOL 120 - Introduction to Biotechnology


4 Credits.

The first of three courses required for certification as a Biotechnology Laboratory Technician. BIOL 120 introduces students to the field of biotechnology with an emphasis on the discovery, approval, and production of biopharmaceuticals for the treatment of human disease. Laboratory exercises introduce students to the tools and techniques of the biotechnology laboratory and a series of guest lectures introduce students to career opportunities and pathways in the biotechnology industry. 3 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week. Note: BIOL 120 may be waived as a requirement for certification as a Biotechnology Laboratory Technician at the discretion of the program director. Courses offered every fall and spring semester.

Prerequisite(s): RDNG 52 , ENGL 52 , and MATH 82 
Lab Fee: $30.00



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