Dec 08, 2019  
2019-2020 General/Graduate Catalog - Expires August 2025 
    
2019-2020 General/Graduate Catalog - Expires August 2025
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BIOL 210 - Introduction to Writing About Biology


Small groups of students will select a topic in biology, compile the relevant literature, develop a written review, and present the paper to an audience of their peers. The course requires both independent and intensive group work on a semester-long project. Participation in this course is intended for students in the second (sophomore) year. To facilitate informed enrollment decisions by students, topical coverage for each section will be announced and advertised in appropriate venues during the first (freshman) year.

Prerequisites: Successful completion of BIOL 107 - Cells, Molecules, and Genes  AND BIOL 104 - Ecology and Evolution of the Organism  with a grade of ‘C’ or higher. Successful completion of ENG 190 - Writing as Critical Thinking  and Sophomore status.
Credits: 3
NOTE:
* This course counts toward the 63-credit Liberal Arts and Sciences (LAS) graduation requirement.
** This is a writing-enhanced course.



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