Zoo 317 Heredity, Evolution and Society




Fall 1999 Schedule of Lectures

Day Date Lecture Chapter Topic
W
8/25
1
1
Genetics as a human endeavor
F
8/27
2
2
Cells; chromosomes
M
8/30
3
2
Mitosis
W
9/1
4
2
Meiosis, gametogenesis
F
9/3
5
3
Transmission of genes
M
9/6
 
 
LABOR DAY HOLIDAY
W
9/8
6
3,4
Pedigree analysis; autosomal recessive traits
F
9/10
7
4
Pedigree analysis: dominant, sex-linked
M
9/13
8
4
Maternal inheritance; variations
W
9/15
9
4
Genetic maps
F
9/17
10
6
Cytogenetics: numerical variations
M
9/20
11
6
Cytogenetics: structural rearrangements
W
9/22
 
 
EXAM over lectures 1 - 11
F
9/24
12
7
Reproduction
M
9/27
13
7
Mammalian development
W
9/29
14
7
Sex determination
F
10/1
15
5
Complex traits
M
10/4
16
8
Atoms and molecules
W
10/6
17
8
DNA structure and replication
F
10/8
18
9
Synthesis of proteins
M
10/11
19
10
Metabolic errors
W
10/13
20
10
Inherited defects in protein functions
F
10/15
21
11
Mutation
M
10/18
22
11
Environmental mutagenesis
W
10/20
 
 
EXAM over lectures 12 - 22
F
10/22
23
12
Cloning; genetic engineering
M
10/25
24
12
DNA analysis
W
10/27
25
13
Genetic markers
F
10/29
26
13
Applications of DNA technology
M
11/1
27
14
Cancer I
W
11/3
28
14
Cancer II
F
11/5
29
15
The immune system
M
11/8
30
15
Blood groups; histocompatibility
W 11/10  
 
EXAM over lectures 23 - 30   Note change in date!
F
11/12
31   Genetic counseling
M 11/15
32
16
Behavior genetics
W
11/17
33
17
Genes in populations
F
11/19
34
18
Human diversity
M
11/22
35
 
Prologue to Darwin
W
11/24
36
 
Evolution and natural selection
F
11/26
 
 
THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY
M
11/29
37
 
Prehominid evolution
W
12/1
38
 
Hominid evolution
F
12/3
39
 
Origins of human populations
M
12/13
 
 
FINAL EXAM 9:00-12:00 am. Check schedule for place.

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