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How have advances in genetics affected society? What do we need to know to make ethical decisions about genetic technologies? This course includes the study of cloning, genetic enhancement, and ownership of genetic information. Course participants will acquire the tools to explore the ethics of modern genetics and learn how to integrate these issues into their classrooms....
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完成时间为 2 小时

Introduction and From Mendel to 1000 Genomes

You will explore the history of genetics and genomics, and be introduced to ways of thinking ethically about issues involving genetic technology. You will learn how ethical issues can be used to spark your students’ interest, and how to uncover students’ misconceptions. ...
Reading
4 个视频(共 25 分钟), 6 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
Video4 个视频
Introduction to the Course1分钟
The Broad Timeline of Genetics12分钟
Teaching Genetics Through an Exploration of Ethical Issues9分钟
Reading6 个阅读材料
Syllabus10分钟
Resources10分钟
Genetics: A Short History10分钟
Nature and Nurture10分钟
Thinking Ethically10分钟
Advancing Technology and the Need for Expanding Ethical Concerns10分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Module 1 Quiz20分钟

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完成时间为 4 小时

DNA Fingerprinting, Cloning, and the Future

You will explore systems biology, stem cells, and cloning and the applications of these technologies. You will also learn about the ethics of cloning, which will be the basis for your written assignment, which opens this week. ...
Reading
5 个视频(共 51 分钟), 3 个阅读材料, 2 个测验
Video5 个视频
Science Bulletins: Cloning and Conservation9分钟
Teaching with the Next Generation Science Standards15分钟
Next Generation Science Standards12分钟
Peer-Graded Assignment Overview4分钟
Reading3 个阅读材料
Cloning: How and Why?10分钟
DNA Fingerprinting, Individual Identification and Ancestry10分钟
Tools and Techniques in the Modern Molecular Laboratory10分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Module 2 Quiz20分钟

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Genomics in Medicine

You will see how genetic information is being used to individualize medical treatments and take a video tour of the Sackler Institute for Comparative Genomics at the American Museum of Natural History. You will also apply the Science and Engineering practices from A Framework for K-12 Science Education and the Next Generation Science Education Standards in considering how to engage students in discussion about ethics....
Reading
7 个视频(共 41 分钟), 4 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
Video7 个视频
Lab Tour with Dr. DeSalle7分钟
Using “Genethics” with Students6分钟
Science Bulletins: Stem Cells: Developing New Cures6分钟
Science Bulletins: Stem Cell Advance Study of Lou Gehrig’s Disease2分钟
Science Bulletins: Stem Cells Made from Eggs Alone2分钟
Science Bulletins: Genes and Health – Moving Beyond Race6分钟
Reading4 个阅读材料
Epigenetics and the Epigenome10分钟
Human Variation Versus Ethnic Groups and Pharmacogenomics10分钟
Redesigning the Self: The Promise and Perils of Genetic Enhancement10分钟
A Modern Day Genetic Testing Conundrum10分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Week 3 Quiz20分钟

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Genomes, Agriculture, and Society

This week you will learn about the societal implications of genetically modified food, and discuss ways to incorporate this issue into your teaching. ...
Reading
3 个视频(共 23 分钟), 6 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
Video3 个视频
Science Bulletins: Potato Biodiversity – Ensuring the Future8分钟
Teaching About GMO Food4分钟
Reading6 个阅读材料
Genetically Modified Food: Bt Corn10分钟
Genomics, Biotechnology, and Agriculture10分钟
Mapping Morality: The Rights and Wrongs of Genomics10分钟
Resources10分钟
Opportunities for Educators10分钟
Support AMNH10分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Week 4 Quiz20分钟
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创建者 DBAug 13th 2017

This was a fun, informative course that I enjoyed very much.

创建者 JGOct 19th 2015

this was a fantastic course. Genetics fascinates me!

讲师

Rob DeSalle, Ph.D.

Curator
Division of Invertebrate Zoology

David Randle, Ph.D.

Senior Manager of Professional Development
Education Department

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