GEN2052 - 2019 Timetable

Schedule & Timetable of Topics - 2019

WeekDateLecturesPractical
131/7  1Analysis of DNA & RNA IMPNo practical 
02/8  2Analysis of DNA & RNA IIMP
207/8  3Genome sequencing & annotation IMPLigation and Transformation
Restriction Mapping
MP
09/8  4Genome sequencing & annotation IIMP
314/8  5Genome sequencing & content IMP

Purification of plasmid DNA.

Restriction enzyme digests

Lecture content quiz: Lectures 1-4 due

MP
16/8  6Genome sequencing & content IIMP
421/8  7Genomics I MP

Analysis of restriction enzyme digests

DNA quantitation

Sequencing reactions

Week 2 prac report due

MP
23/8  8Genomics II MP
528/8  9Evolution of genes & genomesMPAnalysis of sequencing results 
Bioinformatics

Lecture content quiz: Lectures 5-8 due
MP
30/810Review of genomicsMP
604/911Introduction to Population and Quantitative genetics and genomicsTJ

No Practical

Week 4 & 5 prac reports due

 
06/912Measuring genetic and genomic variationTJ
711/913Hardy-WeinbergTJ

Genotype variation in Drosophila

Cloning Report & Lecture content quiz: Lectures 9-12 due

TJ
13/914DriftTJ
818/915Selection IKHHardy-Weinberg/Genetic Drift

Week 7 prac report due
KH
20/916Selection IIKH
925/917Quantitative Genetics IKHSelection

Lecture content quiz: Lectures 13-16 due
KH
27/9 PUBLIC HOLIDAY - Grand Final Friday, University closed. 

Semester Break: 30th September to 4th October

1009/1018Quantitative Genetics IIKH

Quantitative genetics

Week 8 & 9 prac reports due

KH
11/1019Molecular evolution IKH
1116/1020Molecular evolution IIKH

Mating success in Drosophila

Lecture content quiz: Lectures 17-19 due

KH
18/1021Population genomics FR
1223/1022Genetics of complex traitsKH

No Practical

Week 10 & 11 prac report due

 
25/1023Examples in population geneticsKH
Lectures:   Wednesdays 4pm (S7); Fridays 1pm (S7) - 21 Rainforest Walk
Practicals:  One practical class/week repeated: Monday 10am-1pm and 2pm - 5pm(17/331)

Lecturers:  KH - Kay Hodgins;  MP - Matthew Piper;  TJ - Travis Johnson; FR - Special Guest Lecturer, Filip Ruzicka