Teaching Methods and Instruction in Biology

Teaching Methods and Instruction in Biology
Developing meaningful and engaging instruction for secondary students in biological sciences; developing critical thinking, problem solving, literacy, and democratic character; assessing learner performance.
 Hours3.0 Credit, Arr Lecture, Arr Lab
 PrerequisitesBIO 276; concurrent enrollment in Bio 378, 379, Sc Ed 380; major GPA of 2.85 or higher.
 ProgramsContaining BIO 377
Course Outcomes

Learning Theories

Students will demonstrate an understanding of key learning theories by explaining how students learn.

Pedagogical Practices

Students will demonstrate proper pedagogical practices in a biological teaching setting.

Lesson Development

Students will develop effective unit and lesson plans to promote science learning.