Course Descriptions

BIOL 20500 Biology for Elementary School Teachers

Session Offered:

Fall Credit 3.0

Prerequisites:

None

Description:

Unifying concepts of biology taught with materials appropriate for future elementary school teachers.  Does not satisfy requirements for College of Science majors. A major objective of this course is to help students develop the ability to identify, pursue and resolve a scientific problem. This includes making careful observations, accurately recording, organizing, and analyzing data and formulating reasonable databased conclusions. The activities in the course will focus on the topics of ecosystems, biological energy (i.e. photosynthesis and cellular respiration), and cell structure and function.  NOTE:  Not available for credit toward graduation for majors in the Department of Biological Sciences.

Instructor(s):
DAVID EICHINGER

E-mail:
deich@purdue.edu

Textbook(s):

Lab packet available at university bookstore

what is Life? A Guide to Biology with Physiology

Jay Phelan

ISBN 9781464157745

3rd edition

LauncPad for What is Life? A Guide to Biology with Physiology  (6 month access)

ISBN 9781319011543

Notes:

Exam information is available on-line via:
https://roomschedule.mypurdue.purdue.edu/Timetabling/exams.do



Course Format:

For this offering of BIOL 20500 you must enroll in one of the following schedule types:

CRN

Sec

Type

Cred

Days

Time

Location

12251

001

LEC

3

F

11:30-12:20

LILY 1105

CRN

Sec

Type

Cred

Days

Time

Location

50416*

002

LAB

0

MW

7:30-9:20am

WTHR 217

12253

003

LAB

0

MW

9:30-11:20am

WTHR 217

12254

004

LAB

0

MW

11:30-1:20pm

WTHR 217

12255

005

LAB

0

MW

1:30-3:20pm

WTHR 217

12256*

006

LAB

0

MW

3:30-5:20pm

WTHR 217

12257

007

LAB

0

TR

7:30-9:20am

WTHR 217

12258

008

LAB

0

TR

9:30-11:20am

WTHR 217

12259

009

LAB

0

TR

11:30-1:20pm

WTHR 217

12260

010

LAB

0

TR

1:30-3:20pm

WTHR 217

12261

011

LAB

0

TR

3:30-5:20pm

WTHR 217

 *NOT AVAILABLE FOR WEB REGISTRATION



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