BI 101 Biological Concepts
S2B 2013 BL
Erickson, Carl D.
Master of Arts - BotanyBachelor of Science - Bacteriology
Fort Bliss, Texas
Available at student request before and after class
18 March 2013 - 12 May 2013
7:10 PM - 10:10 PM
Campbell Essential Biology, 4th Edition
Simon, Reece, and Dickey
1. The students are required to purchase the text book.
2. eScience Lab Kit: * * * ORDER IMMEDIATELY * * *
The password that you get when you order the Lab Kit is needed to have eScience ship you the kit. In order to receive the Lab Kit in time, you may need to request the Book Store to EMAIL YOU THE PASSWORD! You will NOT receive your Lab Kit until YOU contact eScience. It is up to you to ensure your Lab Kit arrives in time for the start of the term!
The Password you get when you order your Lab Kit THROUGH THE MBS BOOKS BOOKSTORE is needed.
Labs begin week 1 of the semester. It is possible to complete the first lab without the kit. Review the available information concerning the lab for week 1. If you have additional questions, contact the instructor by email.
Labs are a requirement of this course. You may work on your labs (required to be completed at home) with one other student - which means you could share access to a kit. (There is more information about this later in this syllabus.)
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
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Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Comprehensive Departmental Final Exam
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment: Labs: The lab work for this course is to be completed at home and will require extra time during the week (1-2 hours extra on average). Some labs may involve several days of observation, so please take the time to understand the weekly time commitment.
Late Submission of Course Materials:
Classroom Rules of Conduct:
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Plagiarism:Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing. from Park University 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog Page 95
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog Page 98
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Attachments:List of Labs - To Be Done At HomeBibliography:
Last Updated:2/19/2013 11:51:21 AM