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.