Course Schedules

General Biology I

Dates Workshop # Chapters
1/8-1/11 NO PLTL  –
1/15-1/18 1 1, 2, 3
1/22-1/25 2 3, 4, 5
1/29-2/1 3 6
2/5-2/8 4 6
2/12-2/15 5 7, 9
2/19-2/22 6 9, 13
2/26-2/29 NO PLTL  –
3/4-3/7 7 13
3/11-3/14 8 14
3/18-3/21 9 15, 10
3/25-3/28 10 10, 11
4/1-4/4 11 11
4/8-4/11 NO PLTL  –
4/15-4/18 NO PLTL   –

General Biology II

Dates Workshop # Chapters
1/8-1/11 NO PLTL  –
1/15-1/18 1 20
1/22-1/25 2 20
1/29-2/1 3 17, 24
2/5-2/8 4 25
2/12-2/15 5 26, 28
2/19-2/22 6 26.2, 26.4 (Fungi)
2/26-2/29 NO PLTL  –
3/4-3/7 7 27.1-27.3
3/11-3/14 8 27.4-27.5
3/18-3/21 9 33, 32
3/25-3/28 10 34.1-34.7
4/1-4/4 11 38, Review
4/8-4/11 NO PLTL  –
4/15-4/18 NO PLTL   –

Human Biology

Dates Workshop # Chapters
1/11-1/14 NO PLTL  –
1/18-1/21 1 1, 4
1/25-1/28 2 20 (part 1)
2/1-2/4 3 20 (part 2)
2/6-2/11 4 7
2/13-2/18 5 8
2/20-2/25 6 (Spring Break is in the middle with NO PLTL) 12
2/29-3/3
3/7-3/10 7 15
3/14-3/17 8 6
3/21-3/24 9 9
3/28-3/31 10 13, 16
4/4-4/7 11 17, 18
4/11-4/14 NO PLTL  –
4/18-4/21 NO PLTL  –

Introduction to Microbiology

Dates Workshop # Chapters
1/10-1/14 NO PLTL  –
1/17-1/21 1 1, 2, 3
1/24-1/28 2 4, 5
1/31-2/4 3 6, 7, 8
2/7-2/11 NO PLTL  –
2/14-2/18 4 9, 10
2/21-2/25 5 (Spring Break is in the middle with NO PLTL) 11, 12
2/28-3/3
3/6-3/10 6 13, 14
3/13-3/17 7 15, 16
3/20-3/24 NO PLTL  –
3/27-3/31 8 18, 19
4/3-4/7 9 20, 21
4/10-4/14 NO PLTL  –
4/17-4/21 NO PLTL  –

Evolution

Dates Workshop # Chapters
1/10-1/13 NO PLTL  –
1/17-1/20 1 1, 2, 3
1/24-1/27 2 4
1/31-2/3 3 5
2/7-2/10 4 6, 7
2/14-2/17 5 8, 9
2/21-2/24 NO PLTL  –
2/28-3/2 NO PLTL  –
3/6-3/9 6 10, 11
3/13-3/16 7 12, 13
3/20-3/23 8 14, 15
3/27-3/30 9 16
4/3-4/6 10 17
4/10-4/13 NO PLTL  –
4/17-4/20 NO PLTL  –

Ecology

Dates Workshop # Chapters
1/10-1/14 NO PLTL  –
1/17-1/21 1 1 & 3
1/24-1/28 2 2, 5, & 6
1/31-2/4 NO PLTL  –
2/7-2/11 3 7 & 8
2/14-2/18 4 9 & 10
2/21-2/25 NO PLTL (Spring Break is in the middle with NO PLTL)  –
2/28-3/3
3/6-3/10 5 11
3/13-3/17 7 12 & 13
3/20-3/24 NO PLTL  –
3/27-3/31 8 14 & 15
4/3-4/7 9 16 & 17
4/10-4/14 NO PLTL  –
4/17-4/21 NO PLTL  –

Histology Lab

Dates Workshop # Chapters
1/13-1/14 NO PLTL  –
1/20-1/21 NO PLTL  –
1/27-1/28 1 The Cell
2/3-2/4 2 Epithelia
2/10-2/11 3 Connective Tissue
2/17-2/18 4 Muscle & Neuronal
2/24-2/25 Spring Break  –
3/2-3/3 5 Review for Mid-Term
3/9-3/10 NO PLTL  –
3/16-3/17 6 Cardiovascular
3/23-3/24 7 Lymphoid, Respiratory, & Integument
3/30-3/31 8 Digestive & Urinary
4/6-4/7 9 Endocrine & Reproductive
4/13-4/14 NO PLTL  –
4/20-4/21 NO PLTL  –

Intermediate Human Physiology

Dates Workshop # Chapters Topics
1/9-1/11 NO PLTL  –  –
1/16-1/18 1 1, 2 Introduction to Physiology, Basic Chemistry (Part 1)
1/23-1/25 2 1, 2 Introduction to Physiology, Basic Chemistry (Part 2)
1/30-2/1 NO PLTL  –  –
2/6-2/8 3 3, 5 Cell and Tissue Function
2/13-2/15 4 3, 5 Cell and Tissue Function
2/20-2/22 5 12 Bone and Muscle Function
2/27-2/29 NO PLTL  –  –
3/5-3/7 NO PLTL  –  –
3/12-3/14 6 11 Endocrine Function
3/19-3/21 7 13, 14 Cardiovascular Function (Part 1)
3/26-3/28 8 13, 14 Cardiovascular Function (Part 2)
4/2-4/4 9 18, 19 Digestive System, Basic Nutrition
4/9-4/11 NO PLTL  –  –
4/16-4/18 NO PLTL    –   –

Introduction to Botany

Dates

Workshop # Topics Chapters & additional req’d readings
1/13-1/14 NO PLTL  – 
1/20-1/21 1 What is life, science, a plant?, The plant cell 1.1-1.2, Khan 2018, Gillis 2015, 44.5, 4, V&B 2007
1/27-1/28 2 *Photosynthesis, Genetic variation and evolution 8, 18
2/3-2/4 3 Phylogeny and the tree of life 20, TOL 2007, Clos 1996
2/10-2/11 4 How plants evolved: green algae, Plant life cycle 23.3, Cyr 2009, 11.2, 25.1-25.2
2/17-2/18 5 Plant diversity: evol. trends, Bryophytes, Vascular plants & 1st trees C&S 2009, 25.3, Taggart 2003, O’D 2007, M-B 2007
2/24-2/25 Spring Break  – 
3/2-3/3 6 Lycophytes & ferns, Gymnosperms 25.4, 26.1-26.2
3/9-3/10 7 Angiosperms overview, Growth form and function 26.3-26.4, 30.1, Lin 2019
3/16-3/17 8 Stems and wood, Roots and plant nutrients 30.2, 30.5, Tabuchi 2017
3/23-3/24 9 Leaves, Plant behavior and hormones 30.3, 31, 30.4, Moran 2006
3/30-3/31 10 Sex flowers and pollination, Fruits seeds and dispersal 30.6, Cossins 2014, 32, Shaw 2017
4/6-4/7 11 Orchids, Plants and people: food Roberts 2008, Graham 2.1-2.3, Diamond 1994
4/13-4/14 NO PLTL
4/20-4/21 NO PLTL

*tight schedule—topic finishes in class on the previous Friday.