UCCI Courses

The Technology of Biology

A-G Subject: L​aboratory Science (“d”) – Biology
CTE Sector: Health Science and Medical Technology | CTE Pathway: ​Biotechnology

This one-year course serves to introduce the principles of biology through a biotechnological perspective. Students will use an integrated approach to study the principles that govern life while constantly referring to how these applications of biotechnology are attempting to improve life on earth. This course challenges students to honestly evaluate the current problems faced in the 21 st century and apply their knowledge of foundational biology to propose possible solutions using biotechnological techniques. Upon successful completion of the course, students will have a better understanding of current biological concepts and biotechnological applications.

Course Materials

Access lesson planning materials for The Technology of Biology.

You are encouraged to modify the curriculum to meet the needs of your students! You can download any curriculum resource onto your computer or "copy" any document onto your own personal Google Drive off of the course's public Google Folder. To contribute to this collection of course materials, please email your versions of any documents to Carolina.Reyes@ucop.edu.

Materials were compiled/developed by 2016-17 UCCI Course Resources Development Grantee, Michelle LaFevre-Bernt, Biotechnology Pathway Coach at San Marin High School, Novato USD.

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