University of Vermont

UVM Course Directory

Term: All Terms

Subject: Animal Science

Course Number: 168

ASCI 168 - Animal Genetics

The study of DNA with an emphasis in genetics of animal species, included but not limited to livestock and companion animals. Topics include patterns of inheritance, molecular genetics, gene regulation, biotechnology, genomics, population and quantitative genetics. Prerequisite: BIOL 001 or BIOL 002 or BCOR 011 or BCOR 012.