Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Course Description

BTC-101 - Biotechnology Lab 1 (4 credits)
Prerequisite(s): PREREQUISITES: BTC100, BIO151, MAT108 COREQUISITES: CHM151 or CHM120
This course introduces the basic concepts and laboratory skills used in the biotechnology workplace. Basic concepts include applied math for the biosciences, safety in the laboratory, appropriate laboratory record-keeping, computer resources for biotechnology and standard laboratory practices. Special concepts include basic knowledge and operational skills for scientific equipment used in biotechnology, general molecular biology techniques and bioscience problem-solving applications.

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