Applied Biology Institute

BIO 6501 4 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Graduate
Description Offers teachers an opportunity to prepare for the College Board’s Advanced Placement Biology Program. Provides the latest information on AP biology. Offers an opportunity to gain practical experience with most of the 12 recommended AP biology laboratory exercises, tips on planning an AP course, a review of the AP biology testing process, practical teaching ideas, and other helpful information for AP biology teachers. Includes sample lectures, class discussions, scheduling and time management, textbooks and other resources, testing and evaluation in an AP course, and sharing ideas and experiences with other teachers. Seeks to instill the skills, knowledge, and confidence needed to successfully conduct and assess the content of these AP labs.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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