# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Biotechnology Foundations in Technology Education ITEEA National Standards Correlation by Task

CTE Resource Center - Verso

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ITEEA National Standards Correlation by Task

In this course, the following tasks/competencies reinforce the standards listed beside them. Teachers may identify additional reinforcements in locally developed instructional materials.

Task/Competency Number Task/Competency Statement Standards
39 Define biotechnology. ITEEA National Standards: 1. The Characteristics and Scope of Technology ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies ♦ 3. The Relationships Among Technologies and the Connections Between Technology and Other Fields
40 Give examples of biotechnology milestones. ITEEA National Standards: 7. The Influence of Technology on History
41 Describe social implications of biotechnology. ITEEA National Standards: 4. The Cultural, Social, Economic, and Political Effects of Technology
42 Describe technology transfer in biotechnology. ITEEA National Standards: 3. The Relationships Among Technologies and the Connections Between Technology and Other Fields
43 Identify careers related to biotechnology. ITEEA National Standards: 1. The Characteristics and Scope of Technology ♦ 10. The Role of Troubleshooting, Research and Development, Invention and Innovation, and Experimentation in Problem Solving ♦ 4. The Cultural, Social, Economic, and Political Effects of Technology ♦ 7. The Influence of Technology on History
44 Demonstrate understanding of required safety practices and procedures in the classroom and laboratory environment. ITEEA National Standards: 12. Use and Maintain Technological Products and Systems ♦ 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies
45 Use the scientific method and the technological/engineering method to solve biotechnology problems. ITEEA National Standards: 11. Apply the Design Processes ♦ 8. The Attributes of Design
47 Explain the roles of sciences applicable to biotechnology, including organic chemistry, biochemistry, and microbiology. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies
48 Prepare buffer stock solutions and reagents. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies
49 Explain the structure and cellular function of organic macromolecules. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies ♦ 3. The Relationships Among Technologies and the Connections Between Technology and Other Fields
50 Analyze how organic macromolecules are manipulated and detected, using biotechnological tools. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies ♦ 3. The Relationships Among Technologies and the Connections Between Technology and Other Fields
51 Explain the function of carbohydrates and lipids. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies
52 Differentiate among the types of proteins found in organisms. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies ♦ 3. The Relationships Among Technologies and the Connections Between Technology and Other Fields
53 Explain the basic principles of protein utilization in organisms. ITEEA National Standards: 12. Use and Maintain Technological Products and Systems ♦ 13. Assess the Impact of Products and Systems
54 Explain the advantages of protein utilization in organisms. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies
55 Illustrate the function or use of an enzyme, using a prototype or model. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies
56 Define genetic engineering. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies ♦ 3. The Relationships Among Technologies and the Connections Between Technology and Other Fields
57 Develop a timeline of genetic engineering milestones. ITEEA National Standards: 6. The Role of Society in the Development and Use of Technology ♦ 7. The Influence of Technology on History
58 Model deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA). ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies
59 Assess the importance of the genetic information contained in DNA. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies
60 Describe the function of DNA, ribonucleic acid (RNA), and protein in living cells. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies
61 Demonstrate how the structure of DNA influences its function, analysis, and manipulation. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies
62 Demonstrate how manipulation of nucleic acids through genetic engineering alters the function of proteins and subsequent cellular processes. ITEEA National Standards: 11. Apply the Design Processes ♦ 12. Use and Maintain Technological Products and Systems ♦ 14. Medical Technologies
63 Explain how genetic engineering is used in plants, animals, and medicine. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies ♦ 6. The Role of Society in the Development and Use of Technology
64 Explain the importance of genetic mapping. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 3. The Relationships Among Technologies and the Connections Between Technology and Other Fields
65 Analyze social implications of genetic engineering. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 3. The Relationships Among Technologies and the Connections Between Technology and Other Fields
66 Assess the social implication of environmental quality management. ITEEA National Standards: 4. The Cultural, Social, Economic, and Political Effects of Technology
67 Investigate biotreatment systems. ITEEA National Standards: 1. The Characteristics and Scope of Technology
68 Examine the potential benefits of biological controls in plant and animal systems. ITEEA National Standards: 10. The Role of Troubleshooting, Research and Development, Invention and Innovation, and Experimentation in Problem Solving ♦ 5. The Effects of Technology on the Environment
69 Design a bioremediation system. ITEEA National Standards: 1. The Characteristics and Scope of Technology
70 Plan a biorestoration system. ITEEA National Standards: 8. The Attributes of Design
71 Demonstrate the use of biotechnology to restore or remediate contaminated environments. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies ♦ 5. The Effects of Technology on the Environment
72 Demonstrate various procedures used with tissue cultures. ITEEA National Standards: 10. The Role of Troubleshooting, Research and Development, Invention and Innovation, and Experimentation in Problem Solving
73 Analyze social implications of biotechnology in agriculture. ITEEA National Standards: 4. The Cultural, Social, Economic, and Political Effects of Technology
74 Identify microbial applications in agriculture. ITEEA National Standards: 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies
75 Summarize the role of biotechnology in crop modification. ITEEA National Standards: 3. The Relationships Among Technologies and the Connections Between Technology and Other Fields
76 Identify factors that jeopardize food safety. ITEEA National Standards: 12. Use and Maintain Technological Products and Systems
77 Examine advances of biotechnology in food science. ITEEA National Standards: 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies
78 Define bioprocessing. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies ♦ 3. The Relationships Among Technologies and the Connections Between Technology and Other Fields
79 Describe the process of fermentation. ITEEA National Standards: 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies
80 Prepare a product generated from bioprocessing. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies
81 Describe genetic engineering applications used in bioprocessing. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies
82 Demonstrate the application of microbes in bioprocessing. ITEEA National Standards: 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies
83 Describe the social and environmental effects of bioprocessing. ITEEA National Standards: 4. The Cultural, Social, Economic, and Political Effects of Technology ♦ 5. The Effects of Technology on the Environment
84 Perform separation and purification techniques. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies
85 Illustrate the design of bioprocessing systems. ITEEA National Standards: 11. Apply the Design Processes ♦ 8. The Attributes of Design
86 Identify the influence of biotechnology on medicine. ITEEA National Standards: 13. Assess the Impact of Products and Systems ♦ 14. Medical Technologies
87 Describe the ethical, legal, and social implications of biomedicine. ITEEA National Standards: 4. The Cultural, Social, Economic, and Political Effects of Technology
88 Explain vaccine (i.e., immunology) research and development. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 3. The Relationships Among Technologies and the Connections Between Technology and Other Fields
89 Describe the effects of molecular research on society. ITEEA National Standards: 13. Assess the Impact of Products and Systems ♦ 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies
90 Identify emerging healthcare technologies. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 6. The Role of Society in the Development and Use of Technology
91 Explain the applications of genetics in pharmacology. ITEEA National Standards: 3. The Relationships Among Technologies and the Connections Between Technology and Other Fields
92 Describe the effects of biotechnology on preventive healthcare. ITEEA National Standards: 13. Assess the Impact of Products and Systems ♦ 4. The Cultural, Social, Economic, and Political Effects of Technology ♦ 5. The Effects of Technology on the Environment
93 Define forensic science. ITEEA National Standards: 1. The Characteristics and Scope of Technology ♦ 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies ♦ 3. The Relationships Among Technologies and the Connections Between Technology and Other Fields
94 Describe situations in which medical forensics can be used. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies
95 Describe situations in which forensic science can be used in criminal investigations. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies
96 Describe situations in which biological forensic science can be used. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies
97 Demonstrate the basic instrumentation used in DNA analysis for forensic purposes. ITEEA National Standards: 12. Use and Maintain Technological Products and Systems ♦ 2. The Core Concepts of Technology
98 Define bioengineering. ITEEA National Standards: 1. The Characteristics and Scope of Technology ♦ 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies ♦ 2. The Core Concepts of Technology ♦ 3. The Relationships Among Technologies and the Connections Between Technology and Other Fields
99 Identify uses of nanobiotechnology. ITEEA National Standards: 6. The Role of Society in the Development and Use of Technology
100 Identify examples of biowarfare. ITEEA National Standards: 6. The Role of Society in the Development and Use of Technology
101 Design and produce a biomechanism. ITEEA National Standards: 11. Apply the Design Processes ♦ 12. Use and Maintain Technological Products and Systems
102 Define bioethics. ITEEA National Standards: 14. Medical Technologies ♦ 15. Agricultural and Related Biotechnologies ♦ 6. The Role of Society in the Development and Use of Technology
103 Assess implications of biotechnology, including gene therapy, patenting of living tissue, and cloning. ITEEA National Standards: 13. Assess the Impact of Products and Systems
104 Differentiate among ethical principles that reflect social, religious, economic, and political perspectives. ITEEA National Standards: 4. The Cultural, Social, Economic, and Political Effects of Technology
105 Identify regulations that affect biotechnology. ITEEA National Standards: 4. The Cultural, Social, Economic, and Political Effects of Technology ♦ 6. The Role of Society in the Development and Use of Technology