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BIO 121 General Biology I

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    BarbaraJ.Nicholson, DouglasR.Carter, EllenC.Zemetis, AmandaL.Hollebone, DavidD.Auperin, Angela Laurentano, JeremiahN.Jarrett
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    Always Do the Reading

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    Mar 14, 2017
    | Would recommend.

    Not too easy. Not too difficult.

    Course Overview:

    Dr. Jarrett is one of the best teachers I've ever had. He makes the classroom atmosphere comfortable and it is clear he is very knowledgeable about the material. His method of teaching involves a lot of note taking but if you pay attention you can easily succeed.

    Course highlights:

    One of the best parts of the course were the laboratory days where I learned so much about photosynthesis and respiration. We had gone out on campus and collected leaf sample from various trees and ran them through an experiment. It really strengthened my understanding of the topic.

    Hours per week:

    3-5 hours

    Advice for students:

    This course is required for biology students but as a science requirement, it would be my first choice. I learned many interesting things and if you are willing to put a healthy amount of work in it will be a great experience.

    • Fall 2016
    • JeremiahN.Jarrett
    • Yes
    • Great Intro to the Subject Great Discussions
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    Jan 23, 2017
    | Would highly recommend.

    Not too easy. Not too difficult.

    Course Overview:

    Dr. Carter made biology interesting and fairly easy to follow, even for someone like me, who took the class as a gen ed requirement. Also, the course has no required homework, which helped with my heavy schedule.

    Course highlights:

    The basic topics of the course were macromolecules and their basic structure, cell makeup, photosynthesis, cellular respiration, cell division, Mendelian genetics, and a bit of plant biology.

    Hours per week:

    3-5 hours

    Advice for students:

    If you aren't a biology major, you really only need to rent the book. The readings aren't 100% required, but skimming the topic beforehand makes lecture easier to follow. Also, Dr. Carter offers extra credit for neat copies of your lecture notes every lecture, so take advantage of that!

    • Fall 2016
    • DouglasR.Carter
    • Yes
    • Great Intro to the Subject Great Discussions
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    Jan 17, 2017
    | Would highly recommend.

    Not too easy. Not too difficult.

    Course Overview:

    Great teacher, knows how to explain the material, fair grader, and offers extra credit.

    Course highlights:

    Throughout the class we covered subjects including but not limited too; Genetics, Plant Biology, Stages of Cellular Biology, Levels of Biological Organization, and some Physiology.

    Hours per week:

    3-5 hours

    Advice for students:

    Take good notes, and come to all classes.

    • Fall 2016
    • DouglasR.Carter
    • Yes
    • Great Intro to the Subject Always Do the Reading

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