|Course Title||PRINC ORGANISMAL BIOL LAB|
|Full Title||Principles of Organismal Biology Laboratory|
|Description||Laboratory experiences demonstrate and reinforce concepts and descriptive information presented in lecture through active scientific investigation and experience in observing, identifying, and classifying life, in analyzing the structural features of life, and in evaluating their adaptive significance.|
|Prerequisite||Concurrent registration or credit in Biology 204 with a grade of C or better and statisfaction of the SDSU Written Communication Assessment requirement. Recommended: Completion of Biology 203 and 203L.|
|Course Hours||Three hours of laboratory.|
|Statement||Same course as laboratory portion of Biology 201B. Biology 204 and 204L formerly numbered Biology 201B.|
Lab requires Biology 204 credit, or Concurrent registration with Biology 204. Biology 204 may be taken without 204L. Students must Bring proof of credit or concurrent enrollment in BIOL 204 to first lab meeting.
Required: Ability to Scan/upload documents to provide feedback to your instructor
Students will meet for face-to-face lab instruction ~every 3 weeks (about 4 lab sessions per semester). Students will have virtual asynchronous participation on the other non Face to Face instruction weeks. Students will be divided into smaller groups, each group meeting in person one week, and virtually the other weeks as assigned. Please note that the Face to Face meeting frequency may change. See course syllabus for details.
Alternating weeks for face-to-face, virtual participation on the other weeks(s). See course syllabus for details.
Canvas & Blackboard Learning Management Systems: SDSU is currently transitioning from Blackboard to Canvas as the primary campus learning management system. Students may have courses delivered via both systems, therefore it is recommended that students access both Canvas and Blackboard. Canvas can be accessed at canvas.sdsu.edu using your SDSUid login. Blackboard will be available until the end of Spring 2021 and can be accessed at blackboard.sdsu.edu using your SDSUid login.
Required materials for this course: Face coverings worn while meeting face to face in classroom.
Specific competency requirements must be met prior to enrolling in this class; see section information for details.