Course Title: Genetics for the Curious: Why are there so many purple lupines?
Dates: Wednesdays, October 4, 11, 18, 25th
Time: 9 to 12AM
Fee: $30 ($5 discount if registered before September 20)
Location: Mercer Public Library, 2648W Margaret Street, Mercer, WI
Objectives: Through a study of cell processes students will
- Have a good, basic understanding of gene function, heredity, and mutation
- Be able to develop informed opinions on environmental and health policy and legislation
- Understand the genetic basis of cancer and other genetic diseases
- Realize the importance of avoiding unnecessary exposure to radiation, pollution, and certain chemicals, foods and drugs.