This course covers selected topics in Biology currently in public focus. The understanding and use of the scientific method is stressed. Students will apply their understanding of the scientific method while examining topics such as bioterrorism, stem cell research, and the human genome project and cancer biology. This course is primarily for non-science majors. (Actual topics change each semester).
3 credits (3 lecture hours), fall or spring semester
This course satisfies the Liberal Arts and Sciences requirement and the SUNY General Education Requirement for Natural Science