1. Know the basics of cell biology and the main molecular mechanisms responsible for the structure, replication and expression of the genome. 2. Know the processes and methods of transmission of hereditary characters.
1. The student, at the end of the course, have to know the living matter, cell biology and must be able to understand the structure and the relative function existing for each component or cellular compartment. 2. He/she will have to know the genetic basis of heredity and the main mutational mechanisms, involved in the generation of phenotypic diversity.