At this time, ISG offers no graduate degree programs. Graduate students in other departments are welcome to inquire about teaching apprenticeship positions available at ISG. Familiarity with the vocabulary and basic concepts of modern genetics is useful for TAship in SOCIETY AND GENETICS courses, as is a capacity to grasp and communicate with students about the ethical, legal, and social implications of modern genetics.
The following courses require one or more graduate Teaching Apprentices each year: SOC GEN 5 (each Fall, possibly Winter and summer too), 101 (Winter), M102 (Spring), 105A (Fall), 105B (Winter), 108 (Spring), and 195CE (Fall/Winter/Spring). Contact our Student Affairs Officer.
Teaching Apprentices for SOCIETY AND GENETICS courses may enroll in course 375.
SOC GEN 375. Teaching Apprentice Practicum (1 to 4 units)
Seminar, to be arranged. Preparation: apprentice personnel employment as teaching assistant, associate, or fellow. Teaching apprenticeship under active guidance and supervision of regular faculty member responsible for curriculum and instruction at UCLA. May be repeated for credit. S/U grading.