Course List

Biodiversity Lab -

BIOL 125L 3

Instructor: Dr. Matthew J. Petersen
Time: W 2:20PM-5:20PM
Term: 2015SP

Catalog Description:

An overview of ecology, evolution, and organismal diversity, focusing on the variety of organisms present on our planet and the interactions between these organisms and their environments. The second course in a two-semester introductory sequence for biology majors. (Students intending to major in biology should enroll in this course the Spring semester of their freshman year. Prospective biology majors should enroll in Biology 120 before enrolling in Biology 125.)

Insects: Living in Their Worl -

INQ 250BI B

Instructor: Dr. Matthew J. Petersen
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2015SP
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduces the methodologies of the natural sciences through an inquiry-focused approach to a topic. Students will explore the types of questions that science asks and how it attempts to answer them by defining and classifying information, developing models, identifying patterns, and drawing conclusions based upon data.

Insects: Living in Their W Lab -

INQ 250BIL 2

Instructor: Dr. Matthew J. Petersen
Time: Th 1:10PM-4:10PM
Term: 2015SP

Catalog Description:

Introduces the methodologies of the natural sciences through an inquiry-focused approach to a topic drawn from one of Western Perspectives, Global Perspectives, or the Natural World. Students will explore the types of questions that science asks and how it attempts to answer them by defining and classifying information, developing models, identifying patterns, and drawing conclusions based upon data.