BT 201 Introduction to Biotechnology

3 credits, Spring

Introduces the biotechnology industry. Students will explore the wide array of scientific, business and legal fields that form the basis of the biotechnology field, the types of products and companies that are included in the biotechnology industry and the functional units within a typical biotechnology company. Topics covered include the general techniques and technologies used in biotechnology, products of biotechnology, fields of biotechnology and career paths within the biotechnology industry.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in BIO 113 and BIO 113L

General Education: This course does not satisfy the science general education requirement.

Fees: Fees may be required for field trips