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Introduction to Human Behavioral Genetics

Behavioral genetic methodologies from twin and adoption studies through DNA analysis will be described and applied to address longstanding questions about the origins of individual differences in behavioral traits.
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Rating 4.8 based on 67 ratings
Length 9 weeks
Starts Aug 19 (2 days ago)
Cost $49
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Instructor Matt McGue
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Language English
Subjects Social Sciences Science
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human behavioral genetics in 6 reviews

The course is taught by a leading expert in human behavioral genetics, which makes it very thorough, accurate, and his passion for the subject really comes through.

A overview of the key tenets of human behavioral genetics.

Special thanks to prof. McGue who did an amazing job of introducing us to basic concepts, methodology and findings in human behavioral genetics.

Perfect for a first grasp on the field of human behavioral genetics!

Great overview of human behavioral genetics and its implications for the future.

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matt mcgue in 6 reviews

My relatively low rating for this course is not meant to take anything away from Matt McGue and his team who provided a wonderful and well-rounded course for beginners to genetics.

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I'm a Psychology beginner but I got a lot out of this course and most of all I really enjoyed it.

behavioural genetics in 4 reviews

A brilliant course that covers the basics of behavioural genetics clearly and in an engaging manner.

I feel I have a stronger grounding in behavioural genetics and am using much of the research in the classroom today.

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Careers

An overview of related careers and their average salaries in the US. Bars indicate income percentile.

Behavioral Tutor $42k

Behavioral Therapist 1 2 $44k

Genetic Counselor Consultant 2 $51k

Behavioral Clinician $58k

Temporary Genetic Counselor $69k

Genetic Counselor - Pediatrics $69k

Senior Genetic Specialist $72k

Reproductive Genetic Counselor $74k

Genetic Technologist $76k

Clinical Genetic Counselor $79k

Genetic Counselor Manager 2 $85k

Genetic Counselor Consultant 3 $90k

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Rating 4.8 based on 67 ratings
Length 9 weeks
Starts Aug 19 (2 days ago)
Cost $49
From University of Minnesota via Coursera
Instructor Matt McGue
Download Videos On all desktop and mobile devices
Language English
Subjects Social Sciences Science
Tags Social Sciences Life Sciences Biology Psychology

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