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Materials that are generated by the ACC Biotechnology Program are below with descriptions. If you would like to purchase one of the items, click on the links below.

Biotechnology Making the Connection Video

This video has been specifically designed for use by teachers and counselors to help students better understand the career opportunities available in biotechnology.  It comes with a discussion guide as a companion to the video to assist educators with classroom activities.
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Austin Competency Analysis Profile

Industry Recommended competencies for each course in the Biotechnology Program.

High School Modules

8 modules that have all of the curriculum for a Introduction to Biotechnology course can be mailed to use for the cost of copying and shipping.  Modules topics are:

Workforce Skills

Protein Structure and Analysis

An Introduction to Genes and Genomes

Environmental Biotechnology

Recombinant DNA Technology

Medical Biotechnology

Application of DNA Technology

Agricultural Biotechnology

Quality Assurance CD

We have divided this module into six sections. Section I is an introduction to the module, including ways it may be used by both teachers and their students. Section II is a teaching module that covers the principles of QA and QC in seven chapters with assessments. In section III, case studies show how important QA and QC are to the industry. Section IV is a virtual tour of a company in Austin called Ambion. Section V gives ways to incorporate QA and QC into the college lab, and section VI has downloadable assessments and other supplementary materials. We recommend that the module be completed sequentially.

Biotechnology Program Dissemination CD

The ACC Biotechnology Program is the Bio-Link Southcentral Regional Center for Biotechnology and as part of that function we freeley distribute curriculum developed by our program. At request, we can send you CD with all of our lab manuals, syllabi some powerpoints and other material associated with our program.


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