This is the first pathway course in the Biotechnology & Health Informatics sequence. The course focuses on various techniques that are used to modify living organisms, or parts of organisms, to improve plants and animals, and the development of microorganisms for specific purposes. Student activities range from bioprocessing and DNA analysis, to medicine, biomechanical systems, and the environment. Students gain insight and understanding about biotechnology career fields. Students will have the opportunity to partner with The George Washington University for special projects.
High School Credits1
Dual Enrollment Medical Terminology with Anatomy and Physiology and part of the Governor’s Health Sciences Academy