Biotechnology will cultivate a deeper knowledge of core scientific concepts, implement important laboratory skills, and explore careers and opportunities in laboratory science. This program will prepare the next generation of students to explore new frontiers in biotechnical science with hands-on experiences in cutting-edge biotechnology. Students will explore techniques in DNA analysis, microbiology, biochemistry, plant tissue culture, forensics, genetic engineering, pharmaceutical production, bioremediation, and more. This college preparatory program develops competencies useful for medical, pharmaceutical, agricultural, forensic, and other science-based areas of study.
Direct-Teacher Led Class
SOC Code: 19-4021.00
CURRICULUM / HOURS
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Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) is an international student organization for high
school and adult students that promotes career opportunities in the healthcare industry to enhance
the delivery of quality healthcare to all people. HOSA provides opportunities for students to enhance their
personal and leadership qualities through individual and group projects and through skill competitions
which are held on local, state, and national levels.