Biology: General Courses (BIOG)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

BIOG 1130

Topics in Introductory Biology is intended to encompass a range of non-majors level introductory biology courses offered through the Cornell Prison Education Program. The topics of individual offerings ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • Topic: Introduction to Human Biology

  • 18546BIOG 1130  LEC 001

    • RElmira, NY
    • Jan 27 - May 22, 2020
    • Judd, J

  • This is part of the CPEP program.

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  2409BIOG 1200  SEM 101

    • W
    • McCaffrey, J

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

BIOG 1250

A first-year seminar that provides an opportunity for students to participate in a small group, interactive course with a biologist. Students will develop critical thinking skills by exploring topics in ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: Natural Science Illustration Seminar

  • 18101BIOG 1250  SEM 101

    • TR
    • Jan 21 - Mar 10, 2020
    • Lovette, I

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

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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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2779BIOG 1440  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Biological Science majors taking this course are required to take a letter grade. This class will be changed to instructor consent on the first day of this class. If this class is full, attend the first lecture and the section you would like to enroll in, you must fill out an add form indicating 3 section choices that will work with your schedule. If there is an opening you will be sent a permission code to add the class.

  •  2780BIOG 1440  DIS 201

  •  2781BIOG 1440  DIS 202

  •  2782BIOG 1440  DIS 203

  •  2783BIOG 1440  DIS 204

  •  2784BIOG 1440  DIS 205

  •  2785BIOG 1440  DIS 206

    • RStimson Hall 104
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Howard, M

      Soloway, P

  •  2786BIOG 1440  DIS 207

  •  2787BIOG 1440  DIS 208

  •  2788BIOG 1440  DIS 210

  •  2789BIOG 1440  DIS 212

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  •  2824BIOG 1440  DIS 215

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  •  2910BIOG 1440  DIS 217

  •  2911BIOG 1440  DIS 218

  •  3671BIOG 1440  DIS 219

  •  3672BIOG 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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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  3141BIOG 1445  LEC 001

    • T
    • Campbell, D

  • Course will change to instructor consent and require a permission code to enroll after first lecture. No admittance after first week.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  3142BIOG 1445  LEC 002

    • T
    • Campbell, D

  • Alternate section for those with T 9:05-9:55AM class conflict. Contact 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  2792BIOG 1500  LEC 001

    • T
    • Sarvary, M

  • Biological sciences majors are required to take this course for a letter grade. We do not offer a wait list, no exceptions. Other course related questions contact: biolabs@cornell.edu

  •  2798BIOG 1500  LAB 406

  •  2799BIOG 1500  LAB 407

  •  2800BIOG 1500  LAB 408

  •  2801BIOG 1500  LAB 409

  •  2802BIOG 1500  LAB 410

  •  2803BIOG 1500  LAB 411

  •  2804BIOG 1500  LAB 412

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  •  2806BIOG 1500  LAB 414

  •  2807BIOG 1500  LAB 415

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  •  2810BIOG 1500  LAB 418

  •  2811BIOG 1500  LAB 419

  •  2812BIOG 1500  LAB 420

  •  2813BIOG 1500  LAB 421

  •  2814BIOG 1500  LAB 422

  •  3138BIOG 1500  LAB 423

  •  3139BIOG 1500  LAB 424

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4386BIOG 2000  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Staff

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-3 Credits Sat/Unsat

BIOG 3100

This course is for students in the HHMI-Cornell Research Transfer (CURT) program, and will introduce HHMI-CURT Scholars to faculty research, include scholar presentations, and serve as a forum for HHMI-CURT ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  4240BIOG 3100  SEM 101

    • W
    • August, A

  • This course is for students in the HHMI-Cornell Research Transfer (CURT) program.

BIOG 4970

This course is designed for a student to study a problem or topic not covered in a regular course or undertake tutorial study of an independent nature in an area of interest in Biology, under the supervision ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-3 Credits Opt NoAud

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1758BIOG 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.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2404BIOG 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-8 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1759BIOG 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/research-credit-biog-29904990/.