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BIOL 479 Advanced Topics in Biology

This course covers advanced biological topics that vary from semester to semester. Because the content of each section of this course is different, students may take this course more than once for credit. Intended for biology majors in their junior and senior years.

Prerequisites

Special information

First day attendance is mandatory.Note: Enrollment limited to Biology majors and Biology Minors with junior or senior standing, except by instructor permission.
1-5 Undergraduate credits

Effective August 14, 2011 to present

Learning outcomes

General

  • Explain and apply scientific knowledge in the selected topic of biology, both theoretical and experimental, at the upper division level.
  • Read and interpret primary scientific literature in biology.
  • Recall, explain and apply the concepts, knowledge and vocabulary of biology at the level necessary for success in upper division and/or graduate study in this field.

Spring 2021

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01 Advanced Topic: Climate Change Ecology Card, Virginia Books Course details

Summer 2021

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01 Topic: Emerging Infectious Diseases Forgette, Kyle Dahlin Books Course details

Fall 2021

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01 Advanced Topics:Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy Asplen, Mark K Asplen, Mark K Books Course details
01 Advanced Topics:Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy Asplen, Mark K Asplen, Mark K Books Course details
02 Advanced Topics in Biology: Sustainability Forgette, Kyle Dahlin Books Course details