Exploration of Teaching in Biological Sciences

Exploration of Teaching in Biological Sciences
Field-based initial teaching experience directed at helping prospective teachers experience demands and opportunities associated with teaching secondary students.
 Hours3.0 Credit, Arr Lecture, Arr Lab
 PrerequisitesBIO 220 & BIO 230 & CHEM 105; major GPA of 2.85 or higher, FBI fingerprint and background clearance; previous application required.
 ProgramsContaining BIO 276
Course Outcomes

Lesson Development

Design and develop simple lessons containing the essential components; objectives, procedures, and evaluation.

Effective Teacher Characteristics

Identify and demonstrate the characteristics of effective teachers.

Effective Teaching and Planning

Model both effecive teaching and lesson planning by teaching lessons that exhibit your abilities to use inquiry-based lessons and demonstrate both the hierarchy of learning and strategies for teaching students with diverse learning styles.