Spring 2018(1-1:50PM)

   

Complete beSocratic activities and readings (using Nota Bene) BEFORE class

 

the complete
Biofundamentals text : HERE





 
           
Monday
28 Aug.
    Introduction to the course: nota bene web site
watch in class: Feynman+ learning
 

           
Wed.
30 Aug.
    Read Preface & 1: Scientific thinking p: 1-18
 

Complete beSocratic #1

           
Friday
1 Sept.
   

Read 2: Life's Diversity p: 19-34

 

Complete beSocratic #2





 
Monday
4 Sept.
    NO CLASS - Labor Day    
           
Wed.
6 Sept
    Read 3: Evolutionary Mechanisms p: 35 to top of 41
  Complete beSocratic #3
           
Friday
8 Sept
    Read Evolutionary Mechanisms p: 41-46   Complete beSocratic #4




 
Monday
11 Sept
    Read Evolutionary Mechanisms p: 46-54
  Complete beSocratic #5
           
Wed.
13 Sept
    Read Evolutionary Mechanisms p: 54-62
  Complete beSocratic #6
           
Friday
15 Sept
    Read Evolutionary Mechanisms p: 62-74
  Complete beSocratic #7




 
Monday
18 Sept
    REVIEW: EVOLUTIONARY MECHANISMS
arrow review previous midterm #1s
   
           
Wed.
20 Sept
    Read 4: Social Evolution p: 75-85
  Complete beSocratic #8
           
Friday
22 Sept
    Read Social Evolution p: 85-95
  Complete beSocratic #9




 
Monday
25 Sept
    REVIEW: SOCIAL EVOLUTION / MIDTERM 1
arrow review previous midterm #1s

   
           
Wed.
27 Sept
.
   
first MIDTERM exam
 
Answer key - #1 2015
           
Friday
29 Sept
    Read 5: Thermodynamics p: 96-104
  Complete beSocratic #10

   
 
Monday
2 Oct
    Read Thermodynamics p: 104-109
 

Complete beSocratic #11

           
Wed.
4 Sept
   

Read Thermodynamics p: 109-113

 

Complete beSocratic #12

           
Friday
6 Oct
    Read 6: Membranes + Energy p: 114-118
 

Complete beSocratic #13





 
Monday
9 Oct
    Read Membranes + Energy p: 119-127
  Complete beSocratic #14
           
Wed.
11 Oct.
    Read Membranes + Energy p: 128-133
 

Complete beSocratic #15

           
Friday
13 Oct.
  ` Read Membranes + Energy p: 134-138
  Complete beSocratic #16




 
Monday
16 Oct.
    REVIEW: THERMODYNAMICS & MEMBRANES   practice test 2A answered
           
Wed.
18 Oct.
    Read 7: Heredity + Nucleic Acids p: 139-145
  Complete beSocratic #17
           
Friday
20 Oct.
    Read Heredity + Nucleic Acids p: 145-150
Watch and consider: DNA replication video
  Complete beSocratic #18




 
Monday
23  Oct.
    Read Heredity + Nucleic Acids p: 150-155
  Complete beSocratic #19
           
Wed.
25 Oct.
    Read Heredity + Nucleic Acids p: 155-160
  Complete beSocratic #20
           
Friday
27 Oct.
    REVIEW: HEREDITY & NUCLEIC ACIDS   practice test 2B answered




 
Monday
30 Oct.
   
second midterm exam
 
Wed
1 Nov.
   

Read 8: Proteins p:161-165

  Complete beSocratic #21
           
Friday
3 Nov.
    Read Proteins p: 165-172
  Complete beSocratic #22A




 
Monday
6 Nov.
    Read Proteins p: 172-178
 

Complete beSocratic #23

           
Wed.
8 Nov.
   

Read Proteins p: 178-181

 

Complete beSocratic #24

           
Friday
10 Nov.
    Read Proteins p: 181-183
 
Complete beSocratic #25




 

Monday
13 Nov.

   

REVIEW: transcription & translation
you might want to review chapter 7 as well

  Complete beSocratic
practice midterm 3
           

Wed.
15 Nov.

    REVIEW: protein folding, targeting & regulation   Complete
beSocratic practice midterm 3
           
Friday
17 Nov.
   
third midterm exam
 

   
 
Monday
20 Nov.
    Read 9: Genomes + Networks p: 184-191
  Complete beSocratic #26
           
Wednesday
22 Nov.
    Read Genomes + Networks p: 191-196
mitosis-meiosis video
 

Complete beSocratic #27

           
23-24 Nov.    
Thanksgiving break
 
be thankful

   
 
Mon
4 Dec.
    Read Genomes + Networks p: 197-202
not a bad idea to read through chapters 9 & 10 over break
 


Complete beSocratic #28

           
Wed.
6 Dec.
    Read Genomes + Networks p: 202-208
 

Complete beSocratic #29

           
Friday
8 Dec.
    Read 10: Social Systems p: 209-211
 

Stochastics: death | decay | motion
interactions | drift | gene expression





 
Monday
11 Dec.
    Read Social Systems p: 211-215
  Complete beSocratic #30
           

Wed
13 Dec.

    Read Social Systems p: 215-218
videos: origin of multicellularity : animal development
  Complete beSocratic #31
           
Friday
15 Dec.
    Reading Day
REVIEW:
Genomes, networks, and systems
  practice fourth midterm + final




 
Wednesday
NN Dec 2017
   
FINAL EXAM:
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

In MCDB A120
 
dinosaurs
          16 December 2015 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM