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BIO 306 - Biotechnology for Agriculture

Students explore biotechnology concepts and applications used in modern agricultural production to control or modify plants and plant-associated organisms, and subsequently improve crop health, productivity, and nutrition, to enhance food security and environmental sustainability. Recommend prior completion of a plant science or other biology course. 

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): [Prereq: (GE  Areas A1 and A2 and A3 and B4 with C- or better) and (GE  Area B2)]
General Education: UDB Integrated Scientific Inquiry and Quant Reason
Typically Offered: Fall term only

Units: 3