NWCCD 2017-18 Catalog 
    Mar 20, 2018  
NWCCD 2017-18 Catalog

Biology AS

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The Biology program is designed to give students a diverse background in the biological sciences.  The goal of the program is to provide students with knowledge in the biological sciences, chemistry, mathematics and general education electives.  Students are offered the choice of two Biology tracks:     

  1. Biochemical & Molecular Biology.      
  2. Wildlife & Conservation Biology.

 Biology Program Outcomes:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of fundamental concepts in the biological sciences.
  2. Analyze experimental data and make logical inferences and conclusions using critical thinking skills.
  3. Apply the scientific method in research to generate information on biologically relevant questions.
  4. Demonstrate scientific knowledge using a variety of presentation methods.
  5. Practice safe and effective laboratory skills

Required Course of Study

Freshman Year

Sophomore Year

Total Degree Credit Hours: 60-61

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