BIOG 1500

BIOG 1500

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2015-2016.

Designed for biology majors to provide lab experience with emphasis on processes of scientific investigations and to promote communication, literacy and collaboration in science. Students gain expertise in methods including instrumentation used by biologists to construct new knowledge. Lab topics include genetics, evolution, ecology, biochemistry, and molecular biology.

When Offered Fall, spring, summer.

Comments Biological sciences majors must take course for a letter grade.

Outcomes
  • The main course objectives are: To expose students to realistic scientific questions, encourage critical thinking and teach how to design hypothesis-based experiments, choose appropriate statistical test(s), analyze data and interpret results.
  • To fill the students' scientific "tool box" by demonstrating mastery of modern lab techniques and scientific methods that will be applied across biological systems and scales.
  • To demonstrate literacy by using appropriate library tools to find relevant scientific information and to communicate effectively using both written and oral formats.
  • To teach the students how to think through a scientific process with their research group while acquiring conceptual knowledge and understanding the benefits and challenges of collaborative work.
  • To teach how to use discovery science to explore patterns in nature, and understand the importance of accuracy and precision.
  • To provide the students with the opportunity to learn and apply fundamental biological information in the context of the course modules.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3455BIOG 1500  LEC 001

  • Biological sciences majors are required to take this course for a letter grade. First day of lecture is Tuesday 02/02/16.

  •  3456BIOG 1500  LAB 401

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3457BIOG 1500  LAB 402

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3458BIOG 1500  LAB 403

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3459BIOG 1500  LAB 404

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3460BIOG 1500  LAB 405

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3461BIOG 1500  LAB 406

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3462BIOG 1500  LAB 407

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3463BIOG 1500  LAB 408

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3464BIOG 1500  LAB 409

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3465BIOG 1500  LAB 410

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3466BIOG 1500  LAB 411

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3467BIOG 1500  LAB 412

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3468BIOG 1500  LAB 413

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3469BIOG 1500  LAB 414

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3470BIOG 1500  LAB 415

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3471BIOG 1500  LAB 416

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3472BIOG 1500  LAB 417

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3473BIOG 1500  LAB 418

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3474BIOG 1500  LAB 419

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3475BIOG 1500  LAB 420

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3476BIOG 1500  LAB 421

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3477BIOG 1500  LAB 422

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3927BIOG 1500  LAB 423

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.

  •  3928BIOG 1500  LAB 424

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/16.