ENGR 100, Fall 2017

Syllabus – ENG-100.500 F17

 

Schedule

Date

Lecture

Date

Discussion

Deliverables

4-Sep

[No Lecture]

5-Sep

[No Discussion]

 

6-Sep

Course Overview: Introduction to biotechnology and technical communication; Collect Team Info

7-Sep

Assign teams; Build GANTT charts

 

11-Sep

Introduction to cell and molecular biology I

12-Sep

Foreword summary workshop
*Evening biology review

 

13-Sep

Informal reports

14-Sep

Lab 1 preview session

Team log 1

18-Sep

Introduction to cell and molecular biology II

19-Sep

Paragraphing and report design

 

20-Sep

Biological errors;
Visual aids

21-Sep

Visual aids workshop

Lab 1 Prospectus;
Team log 2

25-Sep

Sequencing techniques I

26-Sep

Lab 1 501; Library workshop 502, 503;
Pop beads in discussion 504

 

27-Sep

Lab reports and Stylistics 1

28-Sep

Lab 1 502; library workshop 501, 504;
Pop beads in discussion 503

Homework 1

2-Oct

Sequencing techniques II

3-Oct

Lab 1 503;
Pop beads in discussion 501, 502

Lab 1 Report: 501

4-Oct

Stylistics 2, Oral presentations lecture

5-Oct

Lab 1 504

Lab 1 Report: 502; Team log 3

9-Oct

Expression techniques

10-Oct

Ethics workshop

Lab 1 Report: 503

11-Oct

Economic and social considerations in biotechnology

12-Oct

Environmental ethics/green engineering

Homework 2;
Lab 1 Report: 504

16-Oct

[Fall Study Break, No Lecture]

17-Oct

[Fall Study Break, No Discussion]

 

18-Oct

Midterm Exam

19-Oct

Project time

 

23-Oct

Legal considerations in biotechnology

23-Oct

Oral 1; Written progress reports

 

25-Oct

Oral report 1; Written progress reports

26-Oct

Oral 1; Written progress reports

Oral report 1;
Written reports;
Peer evals (online)

30-Oct

Diagnostic test design and expression technology overview

31-Oct

Lab 2 preview session

 

1-Nov

Statistics I

2-Nov

Lab 2: Section 504

Team log 4

6-Nov

Statistics II

7-Nov

Lab 2: Section 503

 

8-Nov

Receiver operating characteristic curves

9-Nov

Lab 2: Section 502

Lab 2 Objectives;
Lab 2 Report: 504

13-Nov

State-of-the-art expression technologies I

14-Nov

Lab 2:  Section 501

Lab 2 Report: 503

15-Nov

State-of-the-art expression technologies II

16-Nov

Project time

Lab 2 Report: 502

20-Nov

Molecular and medical imaging I

21-Nov

Project time

Lab 2 Report: 501

22-Nov

Formal reports and Stylistics 3

23-Nov

[Thanksgiving, No Discussion]

Homework 3

27-Nov

Molecular and medical imaging II

28-Nov

Project time

 

29-Nov

Molecular and medical imaging III

30-Nov

Project time

Team log 5 (optional)

4-Dec

Molecular and medical imaging IV

5-Dec

Oral 2

 

6-Dec

Oral report 2

7-Dec

Oral 2

 

11-Dec

A philosophy of biotechnology

12-Dec

No Discussion

Homework 4;
Final formal report; Peer evals (online)

15-Dec

 

 

 

Individual Team Assessment Report; Clinician Evaluation

21-Dec

Final Exam: 1:30-3:30 PM

 

 

 

 

 

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Lecture 2.

 

 

Lecture 3.

 

Lecture 4.

 

 

Lecture 5.

 

 

Lecture 6.

 

 

Lecture 7.

 

 

Lecture 8.

 

 

Lecture 9.

Lecture 10.

Lecture 11.

Lecture 12.

Lecture 13.

Lecture 14.

Lecture 15.

Lecture 16.

Lecture 17.

Lecture 18.

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Lecture 20.