(X) Close Window Exploring the Living World - 4 credits Course Description: Students in this course will learn about the scientific world view and experience the methods of science in the context of the life sciences.  This course is designed for students not planning to major in science.  The course includes a survey of plant and animal life, an overview of bioenergetics, and selected topics in genetics and evolution.  Successful completion of this course satisfies one of the Natural Science requirements in the GER; it fully satisfies the GEP Natural Science requirement.   Three lecture periods, one three-hour laboratory.   Instructor for Lecture Spring 2012: Dr. Clint Springer Instructors for Labs Spring 2012: Dr.  Brian Forster Dr. Eileen Grogan   Click here for copy of current Lecture and Lab syllabus