C3BC Biology Resources added to NCLOR
The Community College Consortium for Biosciences Credentials (c3bc) located at Forsyth Technical Community College (Forsyth Tech), has made the Biology 112 course available within the NCLOR. Forsyth Tech along with a Department of Labor Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training grant (DOL TAACCCT), has redeveloped the introductory bioscience courses in order to reduce barriers to student success. The latest course available is the “General Biology II (BIO 112)” course consists of structured learning objects.
This course is a continuation of BIO 111. Emphasis is placed on organisms, evolution, biodiversity, plant and animal systems, ecology, and other related topics. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate comprehension of life at the organismal and ecological levels. The content has been organized in units and module for ease of use and for supplementing current Biology courses.
The topics covered in this course are:
- Mechanisms of Evolution
- Evolutionary History of Biology
- Plant Form and Function
- Animal Form and Function
The NCCCS courses that these resource may supplement are: BIO 112.
To access these resources, you can do any of the following:
- Log into the NCLOR and click on the More button on the left menu bar. Then click Browse by Community College Consortium For Biosciences Credentials.
- If you are K-14 faculty, you can add the links to the resources directly to your LMS based course. (learn how)