GEN2041 Schedule 2020

Timetable of Topics - 2020

Week DateLecturer
(CL / MA)
 
TOPIC 1: PATTERNS OF INHERITANCE
1Monday
9/3
RB / PTLecture 1:  Patterns of Inheritance (live-streamed)
   No Laboratory Session this week
 HD / PTWorkshop 1:  Mitosis and Meiosis (online)
TOPIC 2: COMPLEXITIES IN INHERITANCE PATTERNS
2Monday 16/3RB / PTLecture 2:  Extensions to Mendelian inheritance       
  HD / PT,LVCTutorial Session :  Patterns of Inheritance  (online videos)
  HD / PTWorkshop 2:  Extensions to Mendelian inheritance (recorded)
TOPIC 2B:  MODEL ORGANISMS
2BMonday
23/3
RB / PTLecture 2B: Model Organisms
   Laboratory session:  Using Zoom and meet your TA (online)
   No workshop this week
TOPIC 3:  MUTATION AND GENE FUNCTION
3Monday 30/3RB / PTLecture 3: Mutation and gene function 
  HD / PT,LVCLaboratory Session : Extensions to Mendel  (online)
  HD / PTWorkshop 3:  Mutation and Gene Function
TOPIC 4:  GENE EXPRESSION AND REGULATION
4Monday 6/4RB / PTLecture 4:  Gene expression and regulation
  HD / PT,LVCLaboratory Session :  Mutation & Gene Function  (online)
  HD / PTWorkshop 4:  Gene expression and regulation
SEMESTER BREAK
TOPIC 5: LINKAGE, RECOMBINATION AND  MAPPING
5Monday 20/4RBR / PTLecture 5:  Linkage recombination & mapping in eukaryotes
  HD / PT,LVCLaboratory Session : Visualising gene expression and regulation (online)
  HD / PTWorkshop 5:  Linkage recombination & mapping in eukaryotes
TOPIC 6:  DNA MARKERS & THEIR APPLICATIONS
6Monday 27/4RB / PTLecture 6:  DNA markers & molecular mapping
 TBCHD / PTLaboratory Session: Practical Test 1 (weeks 2-5) (online)
  HD / PTWorkshop 6:  DNA markers & molecular mapping
TOPIC 7:  NON MENDELIAN INHERITANCE
7Monday 4/5RB / PT Lecture 7:  Non Mendelian Inheritance 
  HD / PT,LVCLaboratory Session:  Genetic Linkage mapping (online)
  HD / PTWorkshop 7:  Non Mendelian Inheritance
TOPIC 8:  GENETIC INHERITANCE IN HUMAN DISEASE
8Monday 11/5RBR / LVCLecture 8:  Genetic Inheritance in humans
  HD / LVCLaboratory Session: Genetic Linkage analysis using DNA markers  (online)
  HD / LVCWorkshop 8:  Genetic Inheritance in humans
TOPIC 9:  SEX CHROMOSOMES AND SEX DETERMINATION
9Monday 18/5RBR / LVCLecture 9:  Sex chromosomes, sex determination and dosage compensation
  HD / LVCLaboratory Session :  Human Genetic Risk assessment & genetic counselling (online)
  HD / LVCWorkshop 9: Sex chromosomes, sex determination and dosage compensation
TOPIC 10:  CHROMOSOME ABERRATIONS
10Monday 25/5RBR / LVCLecture 10:  Chromosome aberrations
  HD / LVCLaboratory Session :  Chromosome rearrangements (online)
  HD / LVCWorkshop 10:  Chromosome aberrations
TOPIC 11:  ANEUPLOIDY AND POLYPLOIDY
11Monday 1/6HD / LVCLecture 11:  Aneuploidy and Polyploidy
  HD / LVCLaboratory Session:  Human Aneuploidy (online)
  HD / LVCWorkshop 11:  Aneuploidy and Polyploidy
TOPIC 12:  MEDICAL GENETICS
12Monday 8/6HD / PTLecture 12:  Medical Genetics
 TBCHD / PTLaboratory Session 12:  Practical test 2  (weeks 7 to  11) (online)
  HD / PTWorkshop 12:  Medical Genetics
Clayton Campus Lecturers: RB - Richard Burke,  RBR - Robert Bryson-Richardson  HD - Hendrika Duivenvoorden
Sunway Campus Lecturers: PT - Patrick Tan,  LVC - Lim Voon Ching