BTEC 14A Biotechnology Laboratory Techniques (2)
Credit, Degree Applicable
PREREQ.: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in: BTEC 10
An introduction to laboratory techniques needed for entry-level positions in the biotechnology industry, especially in the research field. Intended as preparation for an internship in a biotechnology lab for students who complete the Bridge to Biosciences.
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Create laboratory solutions and media using proper laboratory equipment and techniques.
- Outcome 2: Perform basic laboratory techniques such as bacterial growth and transformation, DNA purification, and spectroscopy.
- Outcome 3: Create an accurate record of lab work and results of experiments.
- Outcome 4: Describe basic concepts of cell and molecular biology.