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Class Schedule: Proposed Genetic Counseling Program Curriculum

First Year – Summer – 9 credits 

Nurs 5020: Statistical Methods in Health Science Research: 3 credits

Nurs 5811: Applications Genetics Health Care: 3 credits

Nurs 5350: Advanced Neonatal Embryology/Physiology: 3 credits

 

First Year – Fall term – 11-12 credits 

MEDS 5309: Molecular Basis of Disease: 2 credits

AH 5720: 04 Chromosome Analysis: 2 credits

KIN 6094: Genomics and Inherited Metabolic Disorders: 3 credits

AH 5XXX: Clinical Practice of Genetic Counseling: 1 credit

AH 5XXX: Critical Issues and Competencies for Genetic Professionals: variable credits

MCB 5427: 02 Introduction to Molecular Biology Techniques: 1 credit

 

First Year – Spring term – 12-13 credits

AH 5091: Genetic Counseling Internship: 2 credits/2 sections

AH 6306: Research Methods in Allied Health: 3 credits

EPSY 5308: Counseling: Theory and Practice: 3 credits

AH 5XXX: Clinical Practice of Genetic Counseling: 1 credit

AH 5XXX: Critical Issues and Competencies for Genetic Professionals: variable credits

AH 5720: 11 Next Generation Sequencing: 2 credits (M-Th, week before official start of classes)

 

First Year – Summer – 6 credits

AH 5091: Genetic Counseling Internship: 3 credits

AH 5289: Research: 3 credits

AH 5096: Special Topics (optional): variable credits

 

Second Year – Fall term – 13 credits 

AH 5720: 08 Microarray Analysis Laboratory: 2 credits (start 3rd week of August M-F, week before official start of classes)

AH 5720: 09 Principles of Teratology: 1 credit

AH 5091: Genetic Counseling Internship: 2 credits

AH 5720: 03 Genomic Data in Clinical Lab: 1 credit (hybrid)

PSYC 5120 or PSYC 5122: Health Psychology: 3 credits

AH 5700: Ethical Considerations in Genetic Testing & Research: 3 credits

AH 5XXX: Medical/Clinical/Physiology – Genetics – Systems: 3 credits

 

Second Year – Spring term – 12 credits

AH 5091: Genetic Counseling Internship: 3 credits

AH 5XXX: Capstone Project: variable; 1-3 credits

AH 5XXX: Clinical Practice of Genetic Counseling: 1 credit

AH 5715: Current Topics in Clinical Genetics: 1 credit

AH 5XXX: Critical Issues and Competencies for Genetic Professionals: variable credits

HBEL 5352 or HBEL 5370: Human Behavior Elective: 3 credits

 

*Please note: -XXX indicates that the course is still being developed