Description
WRITING IN BIOLOGY
Provides experience in written and oral means of communication especially useful to students in a natural science. The course includes communication of information acquired by library research or classroom instruction as well as that acquired experimentally in the laboratory or the field. Finding, analyzing, evaluating, and presenting information from electronic and other sources are integral parts of the course. The course is designed for majors in biology and health sciences, but may also serve other students in the College of Science and Technology who meet the prerequisites. This course is not applicable as a biology elective. Three hours lecture per week. This course earns two GEPs toward Goal 1 Communication and one GEP toward Goal 2 Information Literacy in general education. Prerequisites: ENGLISH.101 and BIOLOGY 115 or ENGLISH.101, BIOLOGY.114 and BIOLOGY 173.
Details
Grading Basis
Graded
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Course Attributes
Meets Communic Requirement
Meets Natural Sci and Math Req
GEP Goal 1 - 2 GEP PTS
GEP Goal 2 - 1 GEP PTS
Offering
Course
BIOLOGY 290
Academic Group
College of Science & Tech
Academic Organization
Biological Allied Health Sci
Campus
Bloomsburg Main Campus
Enrollment Requirements
ENGLISH.101 - Foundations of College Writing and BIOLOGY 115 - Concepts in Biology 2 OR ENGLISH.101 - Foundations of College Writing, BIOLOGY.114 - Foundations of College Writing and BIOLOGY 173 - Anatomy and Physiology I.