Title: Genes, the Genetic Code, DNA and Cloning

Duration: About 9 hours

Prerequisite: 6th grade or higher, or currently taking, or completed algebra 1

Maximum number of students : 7
Students who take this class will gain a basic understanding
of the fundamentals of genetics.  Starting with the basics
of proteins, we build an understanding of the forms and
functions of DNA (the double helix), chromosomes, genes,
and the genetic code. A chapter on genetic engineering is also included.