Learning Biotechnology

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June 11 – August 4, 2018

(course offered summer of even-numbered years)

Professional Certificate

One Unit


Donald Lee 


Noncredit Professional Development for 1 unit at $270 by credit card


This module investigates biotechnology and its application in solving problems and connects biotechnology to basic science concepts in biology and chemistry. Integrates individually-designed biotechnology lessons into learning standards.


Internet / Canvas


Internet access and email


None. All materials will be available via the Internet/Canvas.


Individuals taking the module will want to be enrolled in the Department of Agronomy & Horticulture’s Plant Breeding & Genetics professional graduate certificate.


Noncredit Professional Development Module: $270 total cost for 1 unit. Please request a guest Canvas account from Kathy Schindler, kschindler1@unl.edu.

Who it's for

Among those who would benefit from taking this module are:

  • Learners in the Plant Breeding & Genetics professional certificate
  • Extension educators and specialists
  • Agronomists and crop consultants
  • Agribusiness professionals engaged in marketing, sales or training
  • Government officials and community leaders