The Summer 2021 Syllabus will be available to enrolled students on our bCourses page. This document has detailed information about the course and addresses the most commonly asked questions about Biology 1B. Please start here!
Lecture Schedule and Reading Assignments:
Class begins on Monday, June 21 with Evolution, followed by Organismal Diversity, and ends with Ecology. The lecture schedule is available at these links or by clicking on any of the corresponding pictures at the top of the page.
Labs Begin on Monday, June 21:
Lab attendance is required. Be sure to attend your first lab on June 21 or June 22. The lab schedule is available at this link and at the link above.
Warning to Cheaters:
Here is a Warning to Cheaters, a letter that was written by a former Biology 1B student who was caught and disciplined. This student was obligated to share this letter with their peers in part to fulfill the requirement for readmittence.
Lecture Schedule and Reading Assignments from Spring 2021:
Here are links to the Spring 2021 lecture schedules, beginning with Evolution (Dr. Ellen Simms), followed by Ecology (Dr. Benjamin Blonder) and ending with Organismal Biology (Dr. Benjamin Blackman).
Lecture Schedule and Reading Assignments from Fall 2020:
Here are links to the Fall 2020 lecture schedules, beginning with Evolution (Dr. John Huelsenbeck), followed by Ecology (Dr. David Ackerly) and ending with Organismal Biology (Dr. Bruce Baldwin).