University General Course Catalog 2022-2023 
    Jan 27, 2023  
University General Course Catalog 2022-2023
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BIOL 125 - How Science Works: Biological Case Studies

(3 units) CO4
Discussion of diverse biological examples to illustrate critical thinking about ideas and evidence in science.

Prerequisite(s): MATH 120  or corequisite.  Corequisite: MATH 126  or higher.

Grading Basis: Graded
Units of Lecture: 3
Offered: Every Spring

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. apply observations, comparisons, experiments, models, and other sources of information to answer questions in biology
2. qualitatively and quantitatively evaluate scientific evidence
3. understand the difference between science and nonsense

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