Biology: General Courses (BIOG)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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

BIOG 1045

Supplemental support for students who want to enhance their learning skills and maximize their understanding of BIOG 1445 - Introduction to Comparative Physiology, Individualized Instruction. Weekly meetings ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  3951BIOG 1045  LEC 001

BIOG 1250

A first-year seminar designed for students with a strong interest in research. Students will interact with faculty while learning to read and evaluate scientific publications on current biological topics. ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: Microscopy and Imagination

  •  4314BIOG 1250  SEM 102

    • FWing Hall 101
    • Feb 5 - May 11, 2016
    • Eaglesham, B

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  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: Pathogen Detection and Surveillance

  • 14908BIOG 1250  SEM 101

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  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: Spring Field Ornithology

  • 19015BIOG 1250  SEM 102

    • W
    • Mar 16, 2016
    • Lovette, I

    • W
    • Mar 23 - May 11, 2016
  • Course lectures held at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. Transportation will be provided to the Lab of Ornithology.

BIOG 1440

An introductory physiology course intended for freshman and sophomore biology majors. The course integrates physiology from the cell to the organism with comparisons among animals, plants and microbes. ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3440BIOG 1440  LEC 001

  • Biological Science majors are required to take this course for a letter grade. If you have questions concerning enrollment in this course please email slf42@cornell.edu.

  •  3441BIOG 1440  DIS 201

  •  3442BIOG 1440  DIS 202

  •  3443BIOG 1440  DIS 203

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  •  3495BIOG 1440  DIS 215

  •  3600BIOG 1440  DIS 216

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  •  3602BIOG 1440  DIS 218

  • 18359BIOG 1440  DIS 219

  • 18360BIOG 1440  DIS 220

BIOG 1445

Designed primarily for freshman and sophomore biology majors who desire an introduction to concepts of physiology. The course focuses on the understanding of how different biological organisms (animals, ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  3931BIOG 1445  LEC 001

  • First lecture is Thursday, January 28. This is a one-time-only Thursday lecture. Course will change to instructor consent and require a permission code to enroll after first lecture. No admittance after first week.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  3932BIOG 1445  LEC 002

  • Alternate section for those with T 9:05-9:55AM class conflict. Contact course at biog1445@cornell.edu for consent to enroll. No admittance after first week.

BIOG 1500

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 ... view course details

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  •   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.

BIOG 2000

Registration device for students who want to take only a portion of a regular biological sciences course-for example, only the lectures or only the laboratory in a course that includes both. Only students ... view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Intro to Neurobiology

  •  2182BIOG 2000  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Harris-Warrick, R

  • Written permission from Office of Undergraduate Biology, required. Students must register in 216 Stimson Hall.

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Microbial Lab in Genetics

  •  3869BIOG 2000  LEC 006

    • TBA
    • Fox, T

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: BIOMG 3350

  •  4385BIOG 2000  LEC 007

    • TBA
    • Fromme, C

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Spring Field Ornithology

  •  4404BIOG 2000  LEC 008

    • TBA
    • Lovette, I

BIOG 2990

Intended for students who are new to undergraduate research. Students enrolled in BIOG 2990 may be reading scientific literature, learning research techniques, or assisting with ongoing research. The faculty ... view course details

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  • 1-3 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  2183BIOG 2990  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Hume, K

  • Students from all colleges must register for course by completing an independent study form available online at http://biology.cornell.edu/forms-and-docs.

BIOG 3020

Designed for juniors, this course will introduce and develop skills used in all fields of life sciences research. Topics will include researching the primary literature; data management and analysis; and ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 18347BIOG 3020  SEM 101

  • To obtain permission code, email Life Sciences Librarian Sarah J. Wright, ljw256@cornell.edu.

BIOG 4980

Designed to give qualified undergraduate students teaching experience through actual involvement in planning and assisting in biology courses. This experience may include supervised participation in a ... view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2184BIOG 4980  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Prerequisite: previous enrollment in course to be taught or equivalent. Students must register using individual study form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study). A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

BIOG 4981

Course offers training and experience for undergraduate study group leaders (SGLs) in the biology core courses. SGLs will meet weekly for training in collaborative, student-centered, active learning methods, ... view course details

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  • 1-2 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 16452BIOG 4981  TA 651

    • TBA
    • MacNeill, A

  • Study group leaders must have taken and demonstrated excellence in the associated biology course. Email Allen MacNeill (adm6@cornell.edu) for enrollment information.

BIOG 4982

Course offers training and experience as undergraduate senior study group leaders (senior SGLs) in the biology core courses. Senior SGLs will meet weekly for training in collaborative, student-centered, ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 16453BIOG 4982  TA 651

    • TBA
    • MacNeill, A

  • Senior study group leaders must have served at least one semester as a study group leader for the associated biology course. Email Allen MacNeill (adm6@cornell.edu) for enrollment information.

BIOG 4990

For students with previous undergraduate experience conducting biological research. Students enrolled for this credit continue to be supervised, as in 2990, but work more independently, often on their ... view course details

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  • 1-8 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2185BIOG 4990  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Prerequisite: one semester of BIOG 2990 or equivalent or permission of instructor and Office of Undergraduate Biology. Register for course by filling out the online enrollment form at http://biology.cornell.edu/forms-and-docs