Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Science

School

Agriculture Food Sciences Schl

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

3 Lecture hours, 3 Practical or Laboratory hours

Incompatible

AG454 or 462 or PLNT3005

Recommended prerequisite

Assessment methods

Progressive & final examination

Course coordinator

Assoc. Prof. I. Godwin

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

This course is not currently offered, please contact the school.

Course description

Applications of molecular genetics, genetic engineering & biotechnology to plant improvement. Theory & practical experience of DNA manipulation & genetic engineering, plant genomics, DNA marker technology & bioinformatics & the integration into modern plant improvement programs. The ethical & legal aspects of use of techniques in & products of biotechnology.

Archived offerings

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