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Master Course Outline
Biology of Women

Course Number: WST 121
Credits: 3
Hours per Quarter: 30

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 Skills and Attitude Outcomes
A. Students will have an overall understanding of the structures and functions of the human female's body.
B. Students will develop an introduction to scientific thinking and reasoning.
C. Students will develop critical thinking in the application of basic knowlege.
D. Students will have an awareness of current advances and events in science with application to women's health.
E. Students will individually research, including Internet research, critical reading and thinking, report writing, and proper literature and electronic reference citations.


Syllabi Listing
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
 
 
 

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)