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203.343 Genetics of Human Health and Ancestry (15 credits)

The use of genetics and genomics to solve modern problems in biology with an emphasis on humans; exploration of the use of genetic, genomic and epigenetic data to understand human ancestry and health, and in forensics. Students will have the opportunity to sequence their own DNA and investigate ethical and genetic counselling issues related to personal genomic data.

Requirements Requirements help

  • Prerequisite(s): One of 122.231, 203.202 or 203.212
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 200 level.

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
2020 Semester Two full semester Internal Auckland Campus

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