AN INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN GENETICS FOR SCIENCE TEACHERS
Credit: 3 graduate hours (through Lander U.)
Instructor(s): Dr. Jack Tarleton, Dr. Robert Saul, Kevin Sweet, Ashlee Davenport
Location: Greenwood Genetic Center
Dates: June 17-21, 1996
Course fee: $25 (deposit - fully refundable)
Sponsored by: Greenwood Genetic Center and the SC Dept. of Disabilities and Special Needs
Workshop Description: The course is an intensive introduction to human genetics with emphasis placed on the latest understanding of the role of genetics in human disease and medical diagnosis, a current overview of the human genome project, and the role of genetics in society and education. Applications are invited for science teachers who instruct at all levels - middle school, high school, and college.
For More Information: Please contact Kevin Sweet or Ashlee Davenport at
The Greenwood Genetic Center
One Gregor Mendel Circle
Greenwood, SC 29646
(800) 473-9411 or (864) 941-8100.