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Students will: Develop an operational definition of perception. Identify the background genetics involved in the human genome. Brainstorm advantages and disadvantages to this new knowledge. Identify the steps involved in making ethical decisions. Research expert's opinions on the ethical implications of mapping the human genome. Prepare a simulation that addresses the information they have gained in the previous objectives. Write a case study that addresses an ethical dilemma in genetic research.


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  • Science > Biology
  • Science > General Science
  • Science > Life Sciences

Education Levels:

  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12


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SCI.9-11.3.B: Science

communicate and apply scientific information extracted from various sources such as current events, news reports, published journal articles, and marketing materials;
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