MMG 3001 Y, Session 1 (Fall 1), Session 2 (Winter 1), 2x78 hours, 2 credits

This two-term course brings all students to a common knowledge base and introduces advanced concepts including quantitative trait genetics and epigenetics. Students learn human genetics from the perspective of phenotype / clinical presentation toward genotype in addition to a semester-long focus on molecular genetics and underlying mechanisms of human disease. This fundamental course provides a knowledge framework for the entire program and introduces key concepts that will be examined in detail in subsequent courses.