Course Syllabus

Introduction to Biotechnology


Instructor:  Mr. Justin Graves

Chamberlain High School


Course Description:

Introduction to Biotechnology is a semester long course that will explore the fields of biotechnology and genetics.


Course Topics:

The Phenomena of Biotechnology

The History of Biotech

Scientific Research Principles

The Study of Cells and Genes


Plant Science

Animal Reproduction

Biotech in Medicine

Biotech in the Food Industry

Ethics and Consumer Concerns

Careers in Biotechnology



Students in Introduction to Biotechnology will be expected to complete all course assignments on time and with at least a 73% average.  Students will also be expected to come to class prepared and ready to work.



Introduction to Biotechnology: An Agricultural Revolution 



Materials Needed for Class:

Laptop Computer, Reading Book, Pencils, and Paper