General Biology I (BIO 101) by V12Fz38

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									General Biology I (BIO 101)                               Lab Professor: ______________________________
Laboratory Schedule – Fall 2012                          Phone number: _____________________________
                                                          Email address: ______________________________


                               ! NOTE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION !
 MAKE UPS: There are no lab make ups. If you are absent, your score for the missed lab is zero (0).

 LATE ARRIVAL FOR LAB:

      If you arrive after a quiz has started, you may take the quiz in the remaining time allotted for the quiz -
       or you may take the quiz later and incur a 10% (1 point) penalty. Make arrangements immediately with
       your lab professor.

      If you arrive after lab reports have been collected, your report is considered late and you will receive
       a 10% (1 point) penalty.

 CELL PHONES: Cell phones must be turned OFF and put away during the laboratory period. You will be
 dismissed, and receive a zero (0) for the lab, if you use a cell phone during the laboratory period.

 FOOTWARE: For safety reasons, no open-toed shoes are permitted in the laboratory.

 CANCELLED LAB: If your lab is cancelled for any reason, you are responsible for checking the recovery
 information on the following website: www.nvcc.edu/home/pvutien/BIO101recoveryplan.htm If you cannot
 access this website, contact your lab professor.

 VALUE OF LAB GRADE: Your lab grade is worth 33.3% of your BIO 101 course grade.


     DATE                              LABORATORY                                          EVALUATION
LAB 1               Introduction and Orientation (handout)                   NOTE: Evaluation due the week
 09/10-09/15        How to Succeed in The Biology Laboratory                  following a lab, unless indicated
                      - A Message to Students , pp vii-x                       otherwise.
                      - Policies, Procedures, Schedules

                    What Is This Thing Called Science? pp 1-16                Quiz on LAB 1 at start of lab.
                                                                               1
LAB 2
 09/17-09/22

LAB 3               The Microscopic World, pp 17- 37                         
                                                                               2,5
                                                                                    Report on LAB 2 due at start of lab;
 09/24-09/29                                                                       one report per student.

LAB 4               How Materials Enter and Leave Cells-Week 1, pp 39-58     
                                                                               3,5
                                                                                    Report/Quiz on LAB 3. Report due at
 10/01-10/06                                                                       start of lab; one report per student.
                                                                                   Quiz at start of lab.

 10/08-10/13                           No Labs Scheduled

LAB 7               The Chemistry of Life-Week 1, pp 71-87                   
                                                                               3,5
                                                                                    Report/Quiz on LAB 4. Report due at
 10/15-10/20                                                                       start of lab; one report per student.
                                                                                   Quiz at start of lab.


                                                                              
                                                                               3,5
LAB 6                                                                               Report/Quiz on LAB 7. Report due at
 10/22-10/27        Inheritance In Fruit Flies-Week 1, pp 137-151                 start of lab; one report per student.
                                                                                   Quiz at start of lab.
                                                                               Active participation required in LAB 6 to
                                                                               4

                                                                                receive 4 points for fly work (score
                                                                                cannot be dropped).

Schedule continued on the back
                   ! NOTE INFORMATION AT TOP ON OTHER SIDE OF THIS SCHEDULE !

        DATE                                 LABORATORY                                               EVALUATION
    LAB 9                 The Chemistry of Life-Week 2, pp 87-96                         No evaluation due this week.
     10/29-11/03
                          Inheritance in Fruit Flies-Week 2, pp 151-152


    LAB 10                The Chemistry of Life-Week 3, pp 96 -104                       Quiz on LAB 9 at start of lab (fly work
                                                                                          1

     11/05-11/10                                                                           not included in quiz).

    LAB 8                 Cell Reproduction-Week 1, pp 105-122                          
                                                                                          2,5
                                                                                               Report on LAB 10 due at start of lab;
                                                                                              one report per student.
     11/12-11/17          Inheritance In Fruit Flies-Week 3, pp 152-153
                                                                                          Active participation required in LAB 8 to
                                                                                          4

                                                                                           receive 2 points for fly work (score
                                                                                           cannot be dropped).


     11/19-11/24                Thanksgiving Holiday – No Labs Scheduled
                                  Inheritance in Fruit Flies –Week 4, p 154
                                      Staff releases F1 generation flies
                                                                                          Quiz on LAB 8 at start of lab (fruit fly
                                                                                          1
    LAB 11                Genetics Problems, pp199-208
     11/26-12/01                                                                           work not included in quiz).
                          Introduce LAB 12 procedures, chi square, and fly report


                          Inheritance In Fruit Flies-Week 5, pp 154-166                  Quiz on LAB 11 at start of lab.
                                                                                          1
    LAB 12
     12/03-12/08
                                                                                          Active participation required in LAB 12
                                                                                          4

                                                                                           to receive 4 points for fly work (score
                                                                                           cannot be dropped).
                                                                                         
                                                                                          2,5
                                                                                               Report on LAB 12 due at time
                                                                                              announced by lab professor (one
                                                                                              report per student). Late reports not
                                                                                              accepted and receive score of zero;
                                                                                              score cannot be dropped.
1                    2                       3                             4
 Quiz = 10 points. Report = 10 points. Report/Quiz = 10 points. Fruit fly lab work = 10 points (points distributed over LAB 6,
                                             5
LAB 9 and LAB 12 as shown above). Any plagiarized parts of a report will receive a score of zero (0) The student whose work was copied
will also receive a score of zero (0) for any plagiarized parts.

								
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