Course Planning

The schedule below represents courses the Biology Department expects to offer in coming semesters.  Specific course offerings are not guaranteed because some scheduling changes may occur. 

Fall 2015

Introductory Biology Courses

Exploratory
Bio 106 Microbes & Our Health (McNally)

Required entry to major

Bio 111 Molecules, Genes, & Cells w/lab (El Bejjani, Wessner)
Bio 112 Organisms, Evolution, & Ecosystems w/lab (Stanback)
Bio 113 Integrated Concepts in Biology I w/lab (Campbell)
Bio 114 Integrated Concepts in Biology II w/lab (Paradise)

Group A Biology Courses

Bio 201 Genetics w/lab (Hales)
Bio 208 Cell Biology w/lab (Bernd)
Bio 303 Biochemistry w/lab (Hay)

Group B Biology Courses

Bio 212 Animal Physiology w/lab (Dorcas)
Bio 311 Comparative Anatomy w/lab (Putnam)
Bio 321 Ecology w/lab (Paradise)

Other Advanced Biology Courses

Bio 209 Introduction to Bioinformatics (Heyer) crosslisted as CSC 209
Bio 240 Biostatistics for Life Scientists (Peroni)
Bio 260 Perspective on Darwinism (Putnam)
Bio 261 Neuroscience of Exercise (Lom)
Bio 263 Representations of HIV/AIDS (Wessner) crosslisted as ENG 285
Bio 337 Principles of Immunology (Sarafova)
Bio 332 Functional Neuroanatomy (Ramirez) crosslisted at PSY 324
Bio 361 Amphibian and Reptile Conservation (Dorcas)
Bio 368 Health Care Issues in Zambia (Case)
Bio 371/3 Independent Research (staff)

Spring 2016

Introductory Biology Courses

Exploratory
Bio 103 Microbes & Disease (McNally)
Bio 108 Human Biology w/lab (McNally)

Required entry to major

Bio 111 Molecules, Genes, & Cells w/lab (Bernd, Sarafova)
Bio 112 Organisms, Evolution, & Ecosystems w/lab (Dorcas, Peroni)
Bio 114 Integrated Concepts in Biology II w/lab (Paradise)

Group A Biology Courses

Bio 201 Genetics w/lab (El Bejjani)
Bio 202 Microbiology w/lab (Wessner)
Bio 306 Developmental Biology w/lab (Lom)

Group B Biology Courses

Bio 216 Botany w/lab (Hay)
Bio 227 Conservation Biology & Biodiversity w/lab (Smith)
Bio 305 Histology w/lab (Putnam)

Other Advanced Biology Courses

Bio 240 Biostatistics for Life Scientists (Peroni)
Bio 309 Genomics, Proteomics, & Systems Biology (Campbell)
Bio 310 Human Physiology (Barsoum)
Bio 343 Laboratory Methods in Genomics (Campbell)
Bio 372/3 Independent Research (staff)
Bio 390 Topics in Human Nutrition (Hay)
Bio 391 RNA Worlds (Raymond)
Bio 450 Biochemistry capstone (TBD) crosslisted as CHE 450