Biology: General Courses (BIOG)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

BIOG 1044

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 18089BIOG 1044  DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 18090BIOG 1044  DIS 202

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Ogata, E

  • Instruction Mode: Online

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

  •  1854BIOG 1200  SEM 101

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • McCaffrey, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    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: Politics of Sex & Scientific Research

  • 20370BIOG 1250  SEM 102

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - Mar 26, 2021
    • Miller, C

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    BIOG 1250 descriptions can be found by using the following link. https://biology.cornell.edu/academics/bio-1250-seminars/

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: The Age of Contagion: The Rise and Fall of Viruses

  • 20769BIOG 1250  SEM 103

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - Mar 26, 2021
    • Fieweger, R

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    BIOG 1250 descriptions can be found by using the following link. https://biology.cornell.edu/academics/bio-1250-seminars/

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: Defending Against Pathogens: Our Molecular Arsenal

  • 20770BIOG 1250  SEM 104

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Mar 29 - May 14, 2021
    • Fieweger, R

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    BIOG 1250 descriptions can be found by using the following link. https://biology.cornell.edu/academics/bio-1250-seminars/

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: Keep Calm & Be Science Literate in the Pandemic

  • 20979BIOG 1250  SEM 105

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    BIOG 1250 descriptions can be found by using the following link. https://biology.cornell.edu/academics/bio-1250-seminars/
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: Pathogens of Mice & Men: Animal Models in Medicine

  • 21110BIOG 1250  SEM 106

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Mar 29 - May 14, 2021
    • Scott, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    BIOG 1250 descriptions can be found by using the following link. https://biology.cornell.edu/academics/bio-1250-seminars/

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

  •  2077BIOG 1440  LEC 001

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    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.

  •  2078BIOG 1440  DIS 201

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2079BIOG 1440  DIS 202

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2080BIOG 1440  DIS 203

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2081BIOG 1440  DIS 204

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2082BIOG 1440  DIS 205

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2083BIOG 1440  DIS 206

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2084BIOG 1440  DIS 207

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2085BIOG 1440  DIS 208

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2086BIOG 1440  DIS 210

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2087BIOG 1440  DIS 212

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2088BIOG 1440  DIS 213

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2089BIOG 1440  DIS 214

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2118BIOG 1440  DIS 215

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2151BIOG 1440  DIS 216

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2152BIOG 1440  DIS 217

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2153BIOG 1440  DIS 218

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2699BIOG 1440  DIS 219

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2700BIOG 1440  DIS 220

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Buchon, N

      Gilbert, C

      Soloway, P

  • Instruction Mode: Online

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

  •  2287BIOG 1445  LEC 001

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Campbell, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    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

  •  2288BIOG 1445  LEC 002

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Campbell, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    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: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  2090BIOG 1500  LEC 001

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    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 please contact: biolabs@cornell.edu

  •  2091BIOG 1500  LAB 401

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2092BIOG 1500  LAB 402

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2093BIOG 1500  LAB 403

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2094BIOG 1500  LAB 404

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2095BIOG 1500  LAB 405

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2096BIOG 1500  LAB 406

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Feb 10 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2097BIOG 1500  LAB 407

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Feb 10 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2098BIOG 1500  LAB 408

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Feb 10 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2099BIOG 1500  LAB 409

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Feb 10 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2100BIOG 1500  LAB 410

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Feb 10 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2101BIOG 1500  LAB 411

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Feb 10 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2102BIOG 1500  LAB 412

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Feb 10 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2103BIOG 1500  LAB 413

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Feb 10 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2104BIOG 1500  LAB 414

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Feb 10 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2105BIOG 1500  LAB 415

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Feb 10 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2106BIOG 1500  LAB 416

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 11 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2107BIOG 1500  LAB 417

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 11 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2108BIOG 1500  LAB 418

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 11 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2109BIOG 1500  LAB 419

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 11 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2110BIOG 1500  LAB 420

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 11 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2111BIOG 1500  LAB 421

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 11 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2112BIOG 1500  LAB 422

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 11 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2284BIOG 1500  LAB 423

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 11 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  •  2285BIOG 1500  LAB 424

    • ROnline Meeting
    • Feb 11 - May 14, 2021
    • Castelli, F

      Sarvary, M

  • Instruction Mode: Online

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 Graded

  •  3116BIOG 2000  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Intro to Neurosci Discussion

  • 21223BIOG 2000  LEC 002

    • TBA
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Dietz, S

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-6 Credits Graded

  • Topic: Self Study in Molecular Biology

  • 21493BIOG 2000  LEC 003

  • Instruction Mode: Online

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
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-3 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1540BIOG 2990  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Students from all colleges must register for course by completing an independent study form available online at https://biology.cornell.edu/research/research-credit-biog-29904990/.

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

  •  3019BIOG 3100  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    This course is for students in the HHMI-Cornell Research Transfer (CURT) program.
    Hybrid: rotational in person attendance to be determined by instructor.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

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

  • 15335BIOG 4970  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Students must register using special study form (Available online: https://dust.cals.cornell.edu/IndStudyPolicy.aspx

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-3 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 21458BIOG 4970  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Angert, E

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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. 

  • 3-4 Credits Graded

  • 14537BIOG 4980  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Prerequisite: previous enrollment in course to be taught or equivalent.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 3-4 Credits Graded

  • 14865BIOG 4980  IND 602

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Campbell, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    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

  • 14538BIOG 4990  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    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/.