GGSB Empirical Track Coursework

GGSB EMPIRICAL TRACK:  FOUR [4]  REQUIRED COURSES AND FOUR [4] ELECTIVE COURSES PLUS TWO [2] ROTATIONS 

FOUR [4] REQUIRED COURSES IN GENETICS:    MGCB 31400  Genetics Analysis of Model Organisms (Autumn) AND HGEN 47300 Genomics and Systems Biology (Spring)

PLUS ONE [1] OF THE FOLLOWING TWO COURSES:    MGCB 31200  Molecular Biology I (Winter) OR  MGCB  31300  Molecular Biology II (Spring)  

PLUS ONE [1] OF THE FOLLOWING FOUR COURSES:    ECEV 44000 Molecular Evolution 1: Fundamentals and Principles (Winter) OR  ECEV 35600 Principles of Population Genetics I (Winter) OR ECEV 35901 Genomic Evolution (Autumn) OR  HGEN 46900 Human Variation and Disease (Spring)

PLUS FOUR [4] ELECTIVE COURSES CHOSEN FROM THE FOLLOWING LIST

GENETICS:    GENE 39900 Readings in Genetics (Autumn, Winter, Spring, Summer)

BIOCHEMISTRY AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY:    BCMB 30400 Protein Fundamentals (Autumn); BCMB 30600 Nucleic Acid Structure and Function (Autumn)

DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY:    DVBI 33850 Evolution and Development (Winter); DVBI 35600 Vertebrate Development (Winter); DVBI 36400 Developmental Mechanisms (Spring); DVBI 36100 Plant Development/Molecular Genetics (Spring); DVBI 36200 Stem Cells and Regeneration

ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION:    ECEV 35800 Classics of Evolutionary Genetics (Spring)

HUMAN GENETICS:    HGEN 47000 Human Genetics I (Autumn); HGEN 47500 Genetic Mechanisms from Variation to Evolution (Autumn); HGEN 47400 Introduction to Probability and Statistics for Geneticists (Autumn): HGEN 47100 Introductory Statistical Genetics (Winter); HGEN Quantitative Genetics for the 21st Century

MOLECULAR GENETICS AND CELL BIOLOGY:    MGCB 31600Cell Biology I (Autumn); MGCB 317000 Cell Biology II (Winter); MGCB 31300 Molecular Biology II (Spring); MGCB 32900 Plant Development and Molecular Genetics (Spring)

STATISTICS:    STAT 22000 Statistic Methods and Applications (Autumn, Winter, Spring); STAT 23400 Statistical Models/Method (Autumn, Winter); STAT 24400Statistical Theory and Methods I (Autumn, Winter); STAT 24500Statistical Theory and Methods II (Autumn, Winter); STAT 22600 Analysis of Qualitative Data (Winter); STAT 35500 Statistical Genetics (Spring)

Note: Students may petition the GGSB Student Affairs/Curriculum Committee for approval of an elective course not listed above.

PLUS TWO LAB ROTATIONS:  BSDG 40100 Section 10 Non-Thesis Research (Autumn, Winter, Spring, Summer)

ADDITIONAL REQUIRED COURSES:  GENE 31900 Introduction to Research. “Allstars” (Autumn) AND BSDG 55100 Responsible, rigorous, and reproducible conduct of research: R3CR  (Winter)

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