Biotechnology

How do genetic techniques affect Earth’s biodiversity?

Inquiry Question

Overview

  • Investigate the uses and applications of biotechnology (past, present and future), including:
    • Analysis of the social implications and ethical uses of biotechnology, including plant and animal examples
    • Researching future directions of the use of biotechnology
    • Evaluating the potential benefits for society of research using genetic technologies
    • Evaluating the changes to the Earth’s biodiversity due to genetic techniques