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Applications of Human Genome Technology I
Course Requirements

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University of Kansas Curriculum and Instruction 896 Off Campus Line # 89119

Instructors: Debra L. Collins, M.S.and Rebecca Knetter, PhD

Date: Summer 1998 (Monday-Friday)

Prerequisite: Basic biology, genetics, or related course work with approval of instructor

Credit: 2 hours graduate credit (Must be admitted to the graduate school of the Univ. of Kansas)

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Instructions: Complete as many of the following assignments as possible prior to the workshop; some can be done during evenings at the workshop. Educators (secondary, community college, etc.) and non-educators (those who are not teachers) requirements are all due by August 10, 1998:

  1. Complete as applicable:

  2. Attend 45 hours of workshop instruction Applications of Human Genome Technology I.

  3. Complete a Family History Form and Family History Information Sheet for a simulated genetic counseling session. see Genetic Counseling Session Simulation Instruction Form.

  4. Complete five of the following using the Critique Forms: (see Resource List for materials to critique)

  5. Complete an internet assignment which includes cross-references to world wide web sites for students about human genetics. Use the Human Genome Project Internet Exercise Form I.

  6. Complete as applicable:
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Completion Date for Grades: An "incomplete" will be posted as your grade if materials are received after August 1, 1998 (most students). Those receiving an "incomplete" must turn in all required materials by August 10th. The grade will then be changed to a letter grade in mid-September. After this, if you wish to receive a transcript with your grade, use the Request for Transcript Form (which will be given to you at the workshop) to send to the university for the late grade posting.

Please send all completed assignments to:
University of Kansas Medical Center - Course I
Genetics Education Center - 4023 Wescoe
3901 Rainbow Blvd.
Kansas City, Kansas 66160-7318

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Textbooks and Course Materials:

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