Courses: Perspectives in Biology: Scientific Literacy (BIOLH123D01)

Fall 2007

Enrollment limited to 60 students.
An introduction to the biological literature through reading and discussion of articles from the current primary and popular literatures. Our texts will include the week s issues of Science, Nature and The Science Times. We will follow new breakthroughs and discoveries as they are reported to the scientific community and consider both evolution and revolution in scientific thought in real time from the viewpoint of the larger scientific community. One half semester.

Fulfills: NA II

Department

Biology (Web site)

Taught By

Karl Johnson (Profile)

Location

Haverford, Chase 104

Meeting Times

MWF 9:30-10:30