2010-11 Catalog

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Offering Description

Biology II

Spring quarter

Faculty: Jennifer Calkins Biology, Animal Studies, Literature

Fields of Study: biology

Spring: CRN (Credit) Level 30250 (6)  

Credits: 6(S)

Class Standing: Freshmen - Senior

Offered During: Weekend


This is the second of a two-quarter sequence in general biology that will introduce students to biological science using evolution as an organizing lens. In spring quarter, thematic questions include the following: What is the pattern of life over the last 2+ billion years, what are the processes that have led to this pattern, and what is the value inherent in and the risks faced by the great variety of life on earth? Students who successfully complete this sequence will have a basic knowledge and understanding useful both for further study in biology and as part of being a biologically literate citizen who can engage with current issues with knowledge and understanding.

Maximum Enrollment: 24

Advertised Schedule: 10a-4:30p Sat

Campus Location: Olympia

Online Learning: Enhanced Online Learning

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