Personal Genomics: Me and My Genes
|Hours||3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab|
Fundamental knowledge of genetics and genomics
Students can demonstrate foundational knowledge of genetics, and understanding of emerging concepts of personal genomics in medicine, health, and family history.
Communication of genomic knowledge to peers in a group setting
Students can communicate effectively with classmates through oral, visual, and digital media and present a topic on 'personal genomics' in the news as part of a group.
Social impacts of emerging genomics technologies
Students can analyze and evaluate global and local ethical issues in personal genomics, and how these issues impact individuals, families, and society.
Genomics technologies and personal spirituality
Students can relate personal genomics concepts with teachings of the Restored Gospel, including discussions on evolution, Lamanite ancestry, and use of genomic data in family history.
Analytical thought and problem solving
Students can apply sound thinking in applying personal genomics information to real-life situations.