Courses

The Clinical Genetics and Genomics Online Graduate Certificate is comprised of four required courses (12-credits in total) that are offered in the semesters listed below. The certificate can be completed in less than one calendar year.

 

Fall Winter Spring Summer
ISG 5100 8/29 - 10/16/2022
ISG 5101 10/17 - 12/9/2022
ISG 5102 1/17 - 3/05/2023
ISG 5103 3/06 - 4/30/2023

ISG 5100 – Foundations of Genetic and Genomic Medicine (3-credits)

Foundational concepts and application of genetics and genomics in the context of human disease.

 

ISG 5101 – Principles of Human Embryology and Teratology (3-credits)

Investigation of fundamental mechanisms underlying normal and abnormal development related to embryogenesis and organogenesis. Relates defects in development to congenital anomalies.

 

ISG 5102 – Clinical Applications of Genetic and Genomic Technologies (3-credits)

Principles, clinical applications, and interpretation of genetic and genomic testing methods.

 

ISG 5103 – Theories and Methods of Clinical Genetics (3-credits)

Introduction to the theoretical framework, skill sets, and applications necessary to provide scientific communication of genetics and genomics, resources, diagnoses, and counseling in the clinical setting.