Biology: General Courses (BIOG)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2016-2017.

BIOG 1045

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

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  3832BIOG 1045  LEC 001

BIOG 1200

This course is designed to help freshman biology majors make the transition to Cornell's science courses, give exposure to career options in research and medicine, provide opportunities to meet and network ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  2885BIOG 1200  SEM 101

  • Enrollment is limited to: members of the Biology Scholars Program.

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: Natural Science Illustration Seminar

  • 17914BIOG 1250  SEM 103

    • TBA
    • Lovette, I

  • This class is only open to students in the Biology Scholars program.

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  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: Pathogen Detection and Surveillance

  • 15326BIOG 1250  SEM 101

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  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: Spring Field Ornithology

  • 17911BIOG 1250  SEM 102

    • W
    • Mar 14 - May 10, 2017
    • Lovette, I

  • 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 and other students majoring in life sciences. The course integrates physiology from the cell to the organism with comparisons ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3354BIOG 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. This course has been changed to instructor consent. If you require a section change, please attend the section you are currently enrolled in and your TA will have a section change form for you to fill out. If you wish to be added to this class, please attend lecture and attend the section you wish to be enrolled into and fill out an add form.

  •  3355BIOG 1440  DIS 201

  •  3356BIOG 1440  DIS 202

  •  3357BIOG 1440  DIS 203

  •  3358BIOG 1440  DIS 204

  •  3359BIOG 1440  DIS 205

  •  3360BIOG 1440  DIS 206

  •  3361BIOG 1440  DIS 207

  •  3362BIOG 1440  DIS 208

  •  3364BIOG 1440  DIS 210

  •  3366BIOG 1440  DIS 212

  •  3367BIOG 1440  DIS 213

  •  3368BIOG 1440  DIS 214

  •  3406BIOG 1440  DIS 215

  •  3506BIOG 1440  DIS 216

  •  3507BIOG 1440  DIS 217

  •  3508BIOG 1440  DIS 218

  •  5085BIOG 1440  DIS 219

  •  5086BIOG 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

  •  3816BIOG 1445  LEC 001

  • First lecture is Thursday, January 26. 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

  •  3817BIOG 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

  •  3369BIOG 1500  LEC 001

  • Biological sciences majors are required to take this course for a letter grade. First day of lecture is Tuesday 1/31/17.

  •  3370BIOG 1500  LAB 401

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 1/31/17.

  •  3371BIOG 1500  LAB 402

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 1/31/17.

  •  3372BIOG 1500  LAB 403

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 1/31/17.

  •  3373BIOG 1500  LAB 404

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 1/31/17.

  •  3374BIOG 1500  LAB 405

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 1/31/17.

  •  3375BIOG 1500  LAB 406

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/1/17.

  •  3376BIOG 1500  LAB 407

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/1/17.

  •  3377BIOG 1500  LAB 408

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/1/17.

  •  3378BIOG 1500  LAB 409

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/1/17.

  •  3379BIOG 1500  LAB 410

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/1/17.

  •  3380BIOG 1500  LAB 411

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/1/17.

  •  3381BIOG 1500  LAB 412

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/1/17.

  •  3382BIOG 1500  LAB 413

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/1/17.

  •  3383BIOG 1500  LAB 414

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/1/17.

  •  3384BIOG 1500  LAB 415

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/1/17.

  •  3385BIOG 1500  LAB 416

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/17.

  •  3386BIOG 1500  LAB 417

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/17.

  •  3387BIOG 1500  LAB 418

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/17.

  •  3388BIOG 1500  LAB 419

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/17.

  •  3389BIOG 1500  LAB 420

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/17.

  •  3390BIOG 1500  LAB 421

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/17.

  •  3391BIOG 1500  LAB 422

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/17.

  •  3812BIOG 1500  LAB 423

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/17.

  •  3813BIOG 1500  LAB 424

  • If you are 10 minutes late for your lab section you will forfeit your lab spot. First lab will be 2/2/17.

BIOG 2990

Any Cornell faculty member whose research field is biological in nature may serve as a supervisor for this course.  Non-Cornell supervisors are not acceptable. view course details

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  • 1-3 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  2130BIOG 2990  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Staff

  • Students from all colleges must register for course by completing an independent study form available online at https://biology.cornell.edu/research/opportunities.

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

  •  5081BIOG 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

  •  2131BIOG 4980  IND 601

  • 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.

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2868BIOG 4980  IND 602

    • M
    • Campbell, D

  • TAs work an additional 6 hours per week in Study Center. Application form: http://www.biog1445.org/forms/ta.html.

BIOG 4990

For students with previous undergraduate experience conducting biological research at Cornell. Students enrolled for this credit should be doing independent work on their own project.  Applications available ... view course details

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  • 1-8 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2132BIOG 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 https://biology.cornell.edu/research/opportunities