First Degree Programme 

Semester V 

Zoology Core Course VI 

Genetics and Biotechnology 

Course Code – ZO. 1542 

No. of credits - 4 



Course outcomes

Understand the structure of gene and the underlying genetic mechanism operating in human and state of the art of bio-techniques.

Analyze the relation between heredity  crossing over and variation

Describe the mechanism of inheritance patterns in human

Understand different genetic syndromes and the possible ways to reduce its occurrence

Understand the principles and techniques involved in DNA technology and get an overview of modern techniques like PCR, Hybridoma technology, gene therapy and human cloning