SC 341 - Introduction to Biotechnology

This course is an overview of one of the most challenging and interesting areas of modern science and technology. Foundation of biotechnology is, though, age-old, but it became an household topic by unfolding of DNA, the one of the most controversial Genome Project, Stem Cell research and a fever-pitched attention to Nanotechnology. In this course students will be exposed to salient and conceptual parts of medical, plant, industrial and environmental biotechnology in a very simple way. The relevant knowledge of biotechnology will expand the horizon of student as a technologist.