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BIO 220 - Human Biology and Contemporary Society

Not open to Biology majors. 2 lecture hours, 2 laboratory hours per week. Foundation Course. Fulfills 3 credits toward Women's and Gender Studies Major/Minor.

Course Description: This course is an issue and project based science course. Small and large group discussions of issues that impact human biology and/or human learning from the practical, theoretical, and political standpoints will be the focus. It emphasizes the interdependence of human, plant and animal biology and the environment. This course will function as a seminar and hands-on laboratory workshop, with assigned readings from journals, periodicals and the Internet. Students will be expected to choose an issue to further research and present their findings as a poster board and/or class presentation.

Course Rotation: Fall, Spring, Summer.

0.000 OR 3.000 Credit hours
0.000 OR 2.000 Lecture hours
0.000 OR 2.000 Lab hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Laboratory, Lecture, Tutorial

Biology and Health Science Department

Course Attributes:
Exploratory Course, Foundation Course

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
May not be enrolled in one of the following Majors: