crb844: Advanced Biotechnology: Global Perspectives
Year 2, Spring Semester (3 credits)
This course is an integrative experience that challenges students to synthesize and apply everything they’ve learned in the program to this point. The course complements the individual Capstone Research Project master’s thesis during the same final semester.
You’ll participate with your colleagues in classroom activities focused on important global challenges in biotechnology today.
You’ll also conduct independent research on a global issue that’s potentially beneficial to your career and employer.
Through this advanced course, you’ll deepen your understanding of new technologies, broaden your awareness of international ethics and regulatory issues, and discover new opportunities for collaboration and entrepreneurship.
Session Topics from Spring 2023
Session 1: Introduction to Advanced Biotechnology and Global Prospective; Capstone Project Discussion
Session 2: Healthcare Innovations
Session 3: Generating and Engineering Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells
Session 4: Small Group Presentations and Discussions on Capstone Research Projects
Session 5: Research & Development in Agricultural Biotechnology
Session 6: Microbiome Analysis
Session 7: Capstone Research Project Presentations