ERIC Number: ED350431
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Biotechnology Program Guide.
Georgia Univ., Athens. Dept. of Vocational Education.
This program quide presents the biotechnology curriculum for technical institutes in Georgia. The general information section contains the following: purpose and objectives; program description, including admissions, typical job titles, and accreditation and certification; and curriculum model, including standard curriculum sequence and lists of courses. The next three sections contain the courses: general core courses (biology I, chemistry I-II, composition and rhetoric I, college algebra, and introductory psychology); fundamental technical courses (microbiology I-II, organic chemistry I-II); and specific technical courses (biochemistry, bioseparations, biotechnology I-II, qualitative and quantitative analysis, and instrumental analysis). Each course consists of the following: a course overview (description, competency areas, prerequisites, credit hours, contact hours); course outline with student objectives and class and lab hours; and resource list. An appendix to the guide lists equipment needed for the program. (NLA)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Competency Based Education, Course Content, Course Descriptions, Employment Potential, Entry Workers, Job Skills, Microbiology, Program Guides, Science Instruction, Science Programs, State Curriculum Guides, Technical Education, Technical Institutes, Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Georgia State Dept. of Technical and Adult Education, Atlanta.
Authoring Institution: Georgia Univ., Athens. Dept. of Vocational Education.
Note: For the program standards, see CE 062 114.