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BIOL 3702/BIOL 3702H Lecture Schedule

(August 1, 2020)

The lecture schedule for both BIOL 3702 and BIOL 3702H, given in the table below, is the same.  Dates for all quizzes and examinations, as well as Active Learning Exercises, have been set and are so indicated in this schedule.

The following schedule is also available as a PDF (3702 Lecture Schedule).

Take note that selected examinations and quizzes will be administered remotely to particular lecture sections.  SmartBook assignment availability and deadlines are also given.

All SmartBook assignments, quizzes, and examinations shall be administered via CONNECT/Blackboard.

IMPORTANT NOTE: At this time, video lectures are only available through the Integrity component of CONNECT.  Go to CONNECT and click on “Recorded Lectures”.  This link will take you to the Integrity component which will display available video lectures – both for lecture and laboratory.

As a reminder, this schedule is subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances (see Syllabus Changes).

Week/Dates

Material Reviewed

In-Class/Other Activity

In-Class Quiz

Week 1:
Aug. 17-21

Introduction to BIOL 3702/BIOL 3702H

SmartBook Assignments: Chapters 1-4 Available at 8:00 AM, August 17th

Prep Microbiology Exercise: available Aug. 17 at 8:00 AM; closes Aug. 28 at 10:00 AM

Assessment Quiz: available Monday, Aug. 17 at 8:00 AM; closes at 12:00 PM on Saturday, Aug. 22

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Week 2:
Aug. 24-28

Chapters 1 and 2

Active Learning Exercise

Second Chance Quiz: Friday, Aug. 28, 11:00 AM – Saturday, Aug. 29, 12:00 PM

Prep Microbiology Exercise: closes Aug. 28 at 10:00 AM

Quiz 1

Monday, Aug. 24

Last Day to Add or Change a Grade Option

Friday, Aug. 29

Syllabus Acknowledgement Due

(Go to Syllabus Acknowledgement)

Saturday, Aug. 30

Last Day to Withdraw and Receive a
 100% Refund without Academic Penalty

Week 3:
Aug. 31-Sep. 4

No Class on Sep. 2 (Wednesday)

Chapters 3 and 4

Note: Both Wed. and Friday sections will meet by WebEx on Friday from 10:00 AM – 10:50 AM)

Second Chance Quiz: Friday, Sep. 4, 11:00 AM – Saturday, Sep. 5, 12:00 PM

Quiz 2

Week 4:
Sep. 9-11

No Class on Sep. 7 (Monday)

Examination I (Chapters 1-4)

·       Administered remotely to Monday’s section on Wednesday

·       Administered to Wednesday and Friday sections in class

SmartBook Assignments: Chapters 1-4 Close at 10:00 AM, September 9th; Chapters 5-9 Available at 8:00 AM, , September 9th

Week 5:
Sep. 14-18

Chapters 5 and 6

Second Chance Quiz: Friday, Sep. 18, 11:00 AM – Saturday, Sep. 19, 12:00 PM

Quiz 3

Week 6:
Sep. 21-25

Chapters 7 and 8

Active Learning Exercise

Second Chance Quiz: Friday, Sep. 25, 11:00 AM – Saturday, Sep. 26, 12:00 PM

Quiz 4

Week 7:
Sep. 28-Oct. 2

Chapters 9 and 10

Second Chance Quiz: Friday, Oct. 2, 11:00 AM – Saturday, Oct. 3, 12:00 PM

Quiz 5

Week 8:
Oct. 5-9

Examination II (Chapters 5-9)

·       Administered to all sections in class

SmartBook Assignments: Chapters 5-9 Close at 10:00 AM, October 5th; Chapters 10-12 Available at 8:00 AM, October 5th

Week 9:
Oct. 14-16

No Class on Oct. 12 (Monday) or Oct. 16 (Friday)

Chapters 11 and 12

Note: All sections will meet by WebEx on Wednesday at scheduled class time (10:00 AM – 10:50 AM)

NOTE DATE/TIME CHANGE

Second Chance Quiz: Thursday, Oct. 15
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Quiz 6

(To Be Given On Wed. to all lecture sections)

Week 10:
Oct. 19-23

Examination III (Chapters 10-12)

·       Administered to all sections in class

SmartBook Assignments: Chapters 10-12 Close at 10:00 AM, October 19th; Chapters 16, 19, and 27 Available at 8:00 AM, October 19th

Week 11:
Oct. 26-30

Chapters 16 and 19

Second Chance Quiz: Friday, Oct. 30, 11:00 AM – Saturday, Nov. 1, 12:00 PM

Quiz 7

Week 12:
Nov. 2-6

Chapter 27

Active Learning Exercise

Second Chance Quiz: Friday, Nov. 6, 11:00 AM – Saturday, Nov. 7, 12:00 PM

Quiz 8

Week 13:
Nov. 9 and Nov. 13

No Class on Nov. 11 (Wednesday)

Examination IV (Chapters 16, 19, and 27)

·       Administered remotely to Wednesday’s section on Friday

·       Administered to Monday and Friday sections in class

SmartBook Assignments: Chapters 16, 19, and 27 Close at 10:00 AM, November 9th; Chapters 32-35 Available at 8:00 AM, November 9th

Week 14:
Nov. 16-20

Chapter 32

Active Learning Exercise

Second Chance Quiz: Friday, Nov. 20, 11:00 AM – Saturday, Nov. 21, 12:00 PM

Quiz 9

Week 15:
Nov. 23

No Class on Nov. 25 (Wednesday) or Nov. 27 (Friday)

Chapter 33

Note: All sections will meet by WebEx on Monday at scheduled class time (10:00 AM – 10:50 AM)

NOTE DATE/TIME CHANGE

Second Chance Quiz: Tuesday, Nov. 24
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Quiz 10

Week 16:
Nov. 30-Dec. 4

No Class on Dec. 2 (Wednesday)

Chapters 34 and 35

Note: Wed. section will meet by WebEx on Friday from 9:00 AM – 9:50 AM)

Active Learning Exercise

Second Chance Quiz: Friday, Dec. 4, 11:00 AM – Saturday, Dec. 5, 12:00 PM

SmartBook Assignments: Chapters 16, 19, and 27 Close at 10:00 AM, December 4th

Quiz 11

Week 17:

Dec. 11 (8-10 AM)

Examination V (Semi-Comprehensive)

Primarily focused on Chapters 32-35, but includes material that should be broadly known from the earlier part of this course.

To Be Administered Remotely to All Sections

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