Mar 01, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

BIOL 205 - Exploring Biology

2.00 credit hours
Students and faculty work as a team to conduct an authentic course-based undergraduate research project in an area of current importance. Reviews basic ideas in ecology, cell biology, molecular genetics, and evolution relevant to the research at a level appropriate for transfer students who have taken an introductory biology sequence. Builds skill in laboratory techniques, data analysis, and writing. Class activities move fluidly among lecture, laboratory, fieldwork, discussion and problem solving modes. Gateway to the major for transfer students. Students may not receive credit for both BIOL 195  and BIOL 205.

Prerequisite(s): Three hours of college-level introductory biology with lab and instructor consent.

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