Fundamentals of protein and nucleic acid structure and their function in the context of the classical experiments that have informed our current models of biology at the molecular level.
|Hours||3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab|
|Prerequisites||Chem 105 or Chem 111; and Bio 130, PDBio 120 or MMBio 121.|
|Note||Also offered by BYU Independent Study; enroll anytime throughout year; one year to complete; additional tuition required; register at is.byu.edu.|
|Taught||Fall, Winter, Spring|
|Programs||Containing MMBIO 240|
Molecular Functions, Structures, Processes, and Mechanisms
Describe and compare the functions and molecular structures of DNA, RNA, and protein, and explain the processes and regulatory mechanisms governing the synthesis of each.
Molecular Biology Techniques
Explain a variety of molecular biology techniques, and interpret experimental results obtained using the various methods.
Solve unfamiliar problems by applying the information and principles mastered through Learning Outcomes 1 and 2
Collaborate with other students to solve challenging problems, to clarify ideas and concepts, and to learn from one another in a spirit of cooperation and integrity