Biology - Spring 2018

Planet Earth-HONORS — 3192
BIO 2600 – 3 credits
Rebecca L. Nystrom

Students will examine critical issues affecting humanity and the global environment, from an in-depth, three-part perspective. Students will investigate the science of selected topics of global environmental significance, explore their causes and consequences within contemporary culture, and evaluate the impacts and importance of the mass media in public perception concerning these issues. Corequisite: ENG 1530 and a reading score of 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Science Center 120
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Zoology-HONORS — 3202
BIO 2660 – 4 credits
Janis L. Bowman

In this introduction to the animal kingdom, students will be asked to identify and understand animal morphology, development, behavior, relationships with the environment, and the evolutionary history of numerous phyla and classes of animals. This course explains what animals are, what they do, and how they came to be. One or more field trips will be included. Prerequisite: BIO 1570 or BIO 1575; Eligibility: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Science Center 120
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00 am – 9:50 am
Nutrition-HONORS — 3132
BIO 2760 – 3 credits
Carey L. Skelton

Students will evaluate the importance of carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, vitamins, minerals and water, energy metabolism, nutritional needs throughout the life cycle, nutrition and disease states, food safety, and consumer issues dealing with nutrition. Prerequisite: A High School Biology Course or BIO 1570 or BIO 1575, or BIO 2510; Corequisite: ENG 1510 and college level reading score Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Science Center 124
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 4:05 pm – 5:20 pm