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WST 121
Biology of Women


Credits: 3
Clock Hours per Quarter: 30

AA Discipline: [Natural Sciences]

Lecture Hours:30


Description
Designed to examine biological issues related to the distinctive anatomical and physiological characteristics and qualities of women. This course does not include a lab. Prerequisite: Appropriate placement score or grade of C or higher in ENGL 087; or permission of the Science Division Chair or designee. Recommended: READ 088. Student may not earn credit for both WST 121 and BIOL 121.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Overall understanding of the structures and functions of the human female's body.
  • Develop an introduction to scientific thinking and reasoning.
  • Develop critical thinking in the application of basic knowlege.
  • Awareness of current advances and events in science with application to women's health.
  • Individually research, including Internet research, critical reading and thinking, report writing, and proper literature and electronic reference citations.

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    WST 121
    Winter 2005
    1169
    Penny Hood
    WST 121
    Winter 2004
    1169
    Brian Burns


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
    X
     
     
     
     
    X
     
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.