General Genetics - BIO 256 at Northern Virginia Community College


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BIO 256 - General Genetics
Explores the principles of genetics ranging from classical Mendelian inheritance to the most recent advances in the biochemical nature and function of the gene. Includes experimental design and statistical analysis. Prerequisite BIO 101-102 or equivalent.
Lecture 3 hours. Recitation and laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week.
4 credits

Schedule at Northern Virginia Community College

Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
21738 BIO 256-E05A 4
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2020-08-24 Virtual and ELI WW
Online course offered by NOVA Online. Online course. Requires attendance at mandatory weekly on-campus lab, Alexandria Campus, dates and time TBA. Must also register for BIO 256-ES1N. Starts August 24.
21739 BIO 256-ES1A 0
      Sa
9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
2020-08-24 Alexandria HY
Must be taken with BIO 256-E05A. Requires attendance at mandatory weekly on-campus lab, Alexandria Campus, dates and time TBA. Starts August 24.
Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
13216 BIO 256-001N 4
   W F 
9:35 a.m.-10:55 a.m.
2021-01-11 Virtual and ELI - Real Time CV
Students enrolled in section 001N must enroll in lab section 0A1N.
39336 BIO 256-01YM 4
  Tu    
11:10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
2021-01-11 Virtual and ELI - Real Time CV
In this totally remote format, your class never meets on campus. 50% of class time is live streamed via Zoom on the days and times listed on your class schedule. 50% of class work is completed online, independently, on your own time (following the course syllabus and due dates) via CANVAS. All students are expected to attend class virtually on the days and times listed on your schedule. Reliable internet access and a computer are required.
Hybrid Course
39337 BIO 256-0A1M 0
    Th  
11:10 a.m.-2:05 p.m.
2021-01-11 Manassas P
Classes meet on campus, on the days, times, and location listed on the class schedule. Social distancing will be observed as per the CDC guidelines. You may be required to wear a face covering or mask.
13217 BIO 256-0A1N 0
     F 
11:10 a.m.-2:05 p.m.
2021-01-11 Virtual and ELI - Real Time CV
Labs meet in real-time via Zoom on the days and times listed on your class schedule. Your instructor will facilitate live online labs and discussions. Reliable internet access and a Zoom-capable device are required.
13042 BIO 256-E05A 4
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2021-01-11 Virtual and ELI WW
Online course offered by NOVA Online. Must also register for BIO 256-ES1N. Starts January 11.
13043 BIO 256-ES1A 0
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2021-01-11 Virtual and ELI WW
Must be taken with BIO 256-E05N. Lab is virtual and will be completed online. Starts January 11.
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