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2019 BIOLOGY Refresher Course


2019 Biology Refresher Course dates

 

Session I: July 15-19, 2019
Registration deadline July 8, 2019

All students must bring a laptop to the session to access the material. The maximum number of students per session is 24.

Monday

10 a.m.-Noon –  Registration/check-in outside McIntosh (no dinner in McIntosh)
Noon –  Pizza, introductions and assessment in Mathile 138
1-4:45 p.m. – Afternoon instruction
6-8 p.m. – Evening instruction

Tuesday-Friday

9 a.m.-Noon – Morning instruction
Noon-1 p.m. – Lunch
1-4:30 p.m. – Afternoon Instruction
6-8 p.m. – Evening Instruction
Checkout will be from 5-6 p.m. on Friday. Dinner will not be provided on Friday.

 

Session II: July 30-Aug. 3, 2019
Registration deadline July 23, 2019

All students must bring a laptop to the session to access the material. The maximum number of students per session is 24.

Tuesday

10 a.m.-Noon – Registration/check-in outside McIntosh (no dinner in McIntosh)
Noon – Pizza, introductions and assessment in Mathile 138
1-4:45 p.m. – Afternoon instruction
6-8 p.m. – Evening instruction

Tuesday-Friday

9 a.m.-Noon – Morning instruction
Noon-1 p.m. – Lunch
1-4:30 p.m. – Afternoon Instruction
6-8 p.m. – Evening Instruction
Checkout will be from 5-6 p.m. on Friday. Dinner will not be provided on Friday.

 

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TOPICS INCLUDE:
Monday: Intro and Assessment, Biomolecules Instruction and Lab, Type of Learner, Note-taking and Study Skills
Tuesday: Biomolecules Quiz, Enzymes/Metabolism, Energy and Enzymes with Lab Activity, Using Excel, Data Analysis of Enzymes Lab
Wednesday: Enzymes Quiz, Cell Cycle, Mitosis, Cellular Respiration, Cellular Respiration Case Study
Thursday: Cellular Respiration Quiz, DNA Structure, DNA Replication, DNA Transription and Translation with Activity
Friday: Meiosis Quiz, Evolution/Natural Selection case study, Phylogenetics Activity, Post Assessment, Checkout

 

WHAT IS THE BIOREFRESHER?

  • A five-day course that provides incoming freshmen with opportunities to review fundamental biological concepts
  • Taught using hands-on learning activities, including model-building and case studies
  • Instructed by full-time biology department faculty members

BENEFITS OF THE REFESHER

  • Helps students transition from high school-level biology to college-level biology
  • Offers a sneak peak into the expectations of college professors
  • Prepares students for a successful start in biology at ONU
  • Provides an opportunity to make new friends

WHO SHOULD TAKE THE REFRESHER?

  • Biology majors (including pre-med, P-PT, P-PA, etc.)
  • Environmental and field biology majors
  • Forensic biology majors
  • Medical laboratory science majors
  • Molecular biology majors
  • Biochemistry majors
  • Pharmacy majors
  • Psychology majors

HOW DO I SIGN UP?
Click "Register Now,"  complete all information and pay online. 

QUESTIONS?
Contact Dr. Jamie Sanford at j-sanford@onu.edu or Jane Brown at j-brown@onu.edu

or Ohio Northern University
Attn: Jane Brown / BioRefresher
525 S Main St.
Ada OH 45810
419-772-2325 – Department office

 

Department of Biological & Allied Health Sciences

Jane Brown

419-772-2325
j-brown@onu.edu
Meyer 118
525 South Main Street
Ada, Ohio 45810
Monday:
8 a.m.-12 p.m. , 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Tuesday:
8 a.m.-12 p.m. , 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday:
8 a.m.-12 p.m. , 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday:
8 a.m.-12 p.m. , 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Friday:
8 a.m.-12 p.m. , 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed