|Week 1. January 14-16
Wednesday: Introduction to course
Friday: The nature of biology as a science
|No lab on Tuesday
Thursday: Working with numbers in science
New York Times subscription link. Cost: $5 for first 12 weeks. Visitors can
read 10 articles per month.
|C&R: Chapter 1|
|Monday. No Class. Assignment:
Listen to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s
"I have a dream"
speech from 1963.
Wednesday. Conclusion of otter lecture. Research proposal is due. Metric system homework is due.
Friday. What is an animal? Cave of magic assignment is due.
|Tuesday. Introduction to
Thursday. Animal cells and tissues. Web support material.
|Link to original otter article||Reading: 495-497 and 529-531.|
Monday. Taxonomy and systematics.
Wednesday: A deeper look: extremophiles.
Friday: Biologically important macromolecules
|Tuesday: Conclusion of animal
cells and tissues
Thursday. Protista [Lytle Ch. 5]
|Review Chapters 2 and 3 as needed. Read Chapters 4 and 5.|
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