BIO280 Research Seminar in Biotechnology

This seminar course is designed to provide students with the tools to successfully complete the research experience in the area of biotechnology. Students will use the time to discuss and identify the appropriate tools and protocols used for DNA isolation, gene cloning, gene expression regulation, protein identification, mRNA isolation, cDNA synthesis from mRNA, the production of gene libraries, and gene sequencing. Appropriate experimental design and literature reviews will be covered.

Credit Hours


Lecture Hours



CHM201 Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry Minimum Grade of: C and SCI106 Biotechnology Minimum Grade of: C


ENG101 English Composition I Minimum Grade of: C


  • Free Elective

  • Liberal Arts Elective

  • Science Elective

  • Science Technology Intensive