Fundamentals of Biology is a course for students who are interested in exploring the basics of biology and developing a strong understanding of core biological concepts to apply to higher-level studies.
Provide students with a robust understanding of biology's fundamental concepts
Develop a strong understanding of basic cell biology, organic chemistry, genetics, ecology, and animal anatomy & physiology.
Present students with the opportunity to explore the diverse range of topics that biology encompasses, and guide students in discovering their favorite field
Prepare students to excel at challenging STEM competitions, such as the USABO (United States of America Biolympiad) and Science Olympiad, with the help of a USABO semifinalist
Enable students to excel in more challenging courses, such as Biochemistry, Anatomy, and Immunology!
Detailed, custom-made slideshows and activities for each lecture
One-on-one optional office hours with the instructor before class!
Periodic unit quizzes and assessments that allow students to assess their engagement and understanding.
Fun activities, labs, and projects that allow students to tap into their creative sides and exercise critical thinking skills!
Class Times: Mondays 6PM - 7PM ET
Length: October 19 - January 10 (12 weeks)
Recommended Prerequisites: N/A
Grade Range: 5+