Courses: Perspectives in Biology: Scientific Literacy (BIOLH123D01)

Fall 2010

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. Enrollment limited to 30. A single lottery will be run for this class--123d--which will include all students in 125e also. FOR CONSIDERATION, YOU MUST TAKE BOTH CLASSES

Prerequisites: Lottery preference to Classes of '13 & '14. Students must register for both 123d and 125e to be considered for a space in the class.

Fulfills: NA II Limit:30


Biology (Web site)

Taught By

Karl Johnson (Profile)


Haverford, Shrp 217

Meeting Times

MWF 9:30-10:30