course is an introduction to several major areas of biological sciences. The
course includes biological principles such as the scientific method and
experimental techniques; unity within diversity of life; the cell as the structural
and functional unit of life; the microbiology of genetics and its interaction
to evolution. Students will participate in lab and field activities that
include microscopy, outdoor fieldwork, and the Marine Biology Floating Lab.
Experiments and lab reports, journals, projects and presentations are
expectations for this course.
- Teacher: Heather Welsh