preliminary schedule for Fall 2017
topic
beSocratic

Fall
2017

 

Complete assigned reading (using nota bene)
and beSocratic activities BEFORE class

pages to read

the complete
Biofundamentals text : HERE






         
Monday
28 Aug.
 

Introduction to the course: Feynman+learning
Mahzarin Banaji illusion video (on your own)
sign into: nota bene + beSocratic

– example final exam

         
Wed.
30 Aug.
  Preface + Chapter 1.1: Understanding science
7-19

Complete beSocratic #1

         
Friday
1 Sept.
 

Chapter 1.2: Understanding science (and learning)

19-23

Complete beSocratic #2






Monday
4 Sept.
 
NO CLASS - Labor Day
   
         
Wed.
6 Sept
  Chapter 2.1 Life's origins and diversity
24-33
Complete beSocratic #3
         
Friday
8 Sept
  Chapter 2.2 Life's origins and diversity
34-41
Complete beSocratic #4





Monday
11 Sept
  Chapter 3.1 Evolutionary mechanism
42-49
Complete beSocratic #5
         
Wed.
13 Sept
  Chapter 3.2 Evolutionary mechanism
49-57
Complete beSocratic #6
         
Friday
15 Sept
  Chapter 3.3 Evolutionary mechanism
57-63
Complete beSocratic #7





Monday
18 Sept
  Chapter 3.4 Evolutionary mechanism
61-72
Complete beSocratic #8
         
Wed.
20 Sept
  Chapter 3.5 Evolutionary mechanism
72-84
Complete beSocratic #9
         
Friday
22 Sept
  Chapter 4.1 Social and Sexual Selection
85-94
Complete beSocratic #10





Monday
25 Sept
  Chapter 4.2 Social and Sexual Selection
94-102
Complete beSocratic #11
         
Wed.
27 Sept
  Chapter 4.3 Social and Sexual Selection
102-106
Complete beSocratic #12
         
Friday.
29 Sept
  REVIEW for midterm #1
review Ch 1-4
previous midterm

 


Monday
2 Oct
.
 
FIRST MIDTERM EXAM
 

ANSWER KEY

         
Wed.
4 Oct
  Chapter 5.1 Biological Thermodynamics
107-110

Complete beSocratic #13

         
Friday
6 Oct
  Chapter 5.2 Biological Thermodynamics
110-119

Complete beSocratic #14






Monday
9 Oct
  Chapter 5.3 Biological Thermodynamics
119-125
Complete beSocratic #15
         
Wed.
11 Oct.
  Chapter 6.1 Membranes and capturing energy
126-135

Complete beSocratic #16

         
Friday
13 Oct.
  Chapter 6.2 Membranes and capturing energy
135-139
Complete beSocratic #17





Monday
16 Oct.
  Chapter 6.3 Membranes and capturing energy
139-143
Complete beSocratic #18
         
Wed.
18 Oct.
  Chapter 6.4 Membranes and capturing energy
144-150
Complete beSocratic #19
         
Friday
20 Oct.
  REVIEW for midterm #2
review Ch 5-6
practice midterm





Monday
23 Oct.
 
SECOND MIDTERM EXAM
 
ANSWER KEY
         
Wed.
25 Oct.
  Chapter 7.1 Heredity and DNA
151-158
Complete beSocratic #20
     
 
Friday
27 Oct.
  Chapter 7.2 Heredity and DNA
158-162
Complete beSocratic #21





Monday
30 Oct.
  Chapter 7.3 Heredity and DNA
162-170
Complete beSocratic #22
     
 
Wed
1 Nov.
  Chapter 7.4 Heredity and DNA
170-176
Complete beSocratic #23
         
Friday
3 Nov.
  Chapter 8.1 Polypeptides and proteins  
Complete beSocratic #24





Monday
6 Nov.
  Chapter 8.2 Polypeptides and proteins  

Complete beSocratic #25

         
Wed.
8 Nov.
  Chapter 8.3 Polypeptides and proteins  

Complete beSocratic #26

         
Fri.
10 Nov.
  REVIEW for midterm #3
review Ch 7-8

practice exam






Monday
13 Nov.
 
THIRD MIDTERM EXAM
 
ANSWER KEY
         

Wed.
15 Nov.

  Chapter 8.4 Polypeptides and proteins  

Complete beSocratic #27

         

Monday
13 Nov.

  Chapter 8.5 Polypeptides and proteins  

Complete beSocratic #28


 


20-24 Nov.
 
Thanksgiving break
 
be thankful

 


Monday
27 Nov.
  Chapter 9.1 Moving genes
 

Complete beSocratic #29

         
Wednesday
29 Nov.
  Chapter 9.2 Moving genes
 

Complete beSocratic #30

         
Friday
1 Dec.
  Chapter 10.1 Expressing genes
 

Complete beSocratic #31


 


Mon
4 Dec.
  Chapter 10.2 Expressing genes
 

Complete beSocratic #32

         
Wed.
6 Dec.
  Chapter 10.3 Expressing genes
 

Complete beSocratic #33

         
Friday
8 Dec.
  Chapter 10.4 Expressing genes  

Complete beSocratic #34






Monday
11 Dec.
  REVIEW for midterm #4
review Ch 9-10
arrow practice midterm and final
         

Wed
13 Dec.

  I know it now review for midterm #1-3    
         
Friday
15 Dec.
  University Reading Day - no class    





Wednesday
16 Dec 2017
 

FINAL EXAM:
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM In MCDB / GOLD A120

 
dinosaurs
        16 December 2015 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM