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Human Medical Genetics (HMGP)

HMGP 7600 -  Survey of Human Genetics  (3-4 Credits)  

Survey of human genetics, including Mendelian and other types of inheritance, chromosomes and cytogenetics, molecular and biochemical basis of genetic disease, quantitative genetics and gene mapping, developmental and cancer genetics, clinical genetics, and genetic screening and prenatal diagnosis.

Grading Basis: Letter Grade

Repeatable. Max Credits: 4.

A-GRAD Restricted to graduate students only.

Typically Offered: Spring.

HMGP 7610 -  Topics in Human Genetics  (1-3 Credits)  

Two-semester course based on weekly HMGP seminar series. Students meet with speakers and discuss seminar or related topics and arranged readings. Grade based on class participation and required paper and presentation. Required for 1st , 2nd and 3rd year HMGP students. Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Grading Basis: Letter Grade with IP

Repeatable. Max Credits: 3.

A-GRAD Restricted to graduate students only.

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring.

HMGP 7630 -  Independent Study in Human Medical Genetics  (1-2 Credits)  

Independent study is intended to permit students to carry out directed reading and discussion with a specific faculty member other than their thesis advisor. Consent of the faculty member offering the independent study and the program director are required.

Grading Basis: Letter Grade

A-GRAD Restricted to graduate students only.

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.

HMGP 7650 -  Research in Human Medical Genetics  (1-10 Credits)  

Research work in human medical genetics. Prereq: Consent of the instructor.

Grading Basis: Letter Grade with IP

Repeatable. Max Credits: 99.

A-GRAD Restricted to graduate students only.

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.

HMGP 8990 -  Doctoral Thesis  (1-10 Credits)  

Doctoral thesis work in human medical genetics. Prereq: Consent of the instructor.

Grading Basis: Letter Grade with IP

Repeatable. Max Credits: 99.

A-GRAD Restricted to graduate students only.

Additional Information: Report as Full Time.

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.