Dates: Tuesdays and Thursdays, Sept. 22-Oct. 18
Times: 10 am to Noon
Location: Mercer Library
Cost: $48 or $43 if registered before September 8
Objectives: Through a study of the process of molecular replication and the components of living cells and their functions, the student will be able to understand and discuss the process of evolution.
Requirements: A previous exposure to the concepts of elemental biology will be helpful but not necessary.
Course Description: A short review of cell biology with emphasis on the processes of cell duplication and differentiation. Use of the concepts of genetics in a discussion of evolution.
Course Duration and Structure: The course will meet 8 times for two hours each over a period of four weeks. Classes will consist of varying amounts of lecture, lab and discussion. Continue reading