BIO 302F BIO 302F. Science Literacy and Numeracy: Human Health and Disease. 3 Hours.
Explore science literacy and numeracy skills through methods of inquiry, dealing with quantitative data and correcting common misconceptions regarding rational and quantitative thought. Examine these skills in the context of news events that include reference to some or all of the following: metabolic diseases, infectious diseases, genetic diseases - causes, prevention, and treatments. Three lecture hours and one discussion hour a week for one semester.