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Spring 2014 Biology BC1002 section 001
CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN BIOLOGY

Call Number 03853
Day & Time
Location
MWF 9:00am-9:50am
202 Altschul Hall (Barnard)
Points 4.5
Approvals Required Department
Instructor Diana L Heller
Type LECTURE
Course Description Prerequisites: Course does not fulfill biology major requirements or premedical requirements. BIOL BC1001 or equivalent preparation and background. Enrollment in laboratory sections limited to 16 students per section. Exploration of modern biology as it pertains to contemporary issues. One module examines the microbiological agents that cause disease and addresses how such agents can be used as weapons for terrorism or war. Another module considers human physiology, focusing on major health issues. The third module explores growth and resource use, emphasizing the uniqueness of human populations. Lab exercises introduce biological techniques for studying these topics.
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Department Biological Sciences @Barnard
Enrollment 85 students as of 11:41PM Friday, August 22, 2014
Subject Biology
Number BC1002
Section 001
Division Barnard College
Open To Barnard, Columbia College, Engineering and Applied Science: Undergraduate, General Studies, School of Continuing Education, Global Programs
Campus Barnard College
Note SIGN UP LAB, 9TH FLOOR ALTSCHUL
Section key 20141BIOL1002X001

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