GEN 714 (M1) - Personal Genomics

Personal Genomics

Manchester   UNH-Manchester :: Genetics
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2023 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   40  
CRN: 55142
Analysis and implications of personal genomic data is the focus of this course. Students understand and appreciate all aspects of the availability of personal genomic information and tools including scientific, medical, social, ethical and legal issues. Students have the opportunity to analyze their own individual genome to one of the publicly available genomes to learn about all various aspects of this emerging field. The course will be an entirely online format. Prereq: GEN 604.
Instructor Approval Required. Contact Instructor for permission then register through Webcat.
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Instructors: Sarah Prescott

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 Hours Arranged ONLINE
Additional Course Details: 

This course is open to students from both campuses. This lecture course runs in an asynchronous format. There are no online meetings, instead, modules are completed with assignments due weekly.  You will need a reliable internet connection for this course and the ability to successfully navigate various online websites and animations. A laptop or desktop computer is needed to complete the asynchronous work in this class.  

Photo Credit: Ernesto del Aguila III, NHGRI.


This is the required text for this course - Exploring Personal Genomics 1st Edition by Joel T. Dudley (Author), Konrad J. Karczewski ISBN-­‐10: 0199644497 ISBN-­‐13: 978-­‐0199644490. Assignments are based on the text.