This one-credit course is designed for second-year biological science majors but is open to any interested student meeting the prerequisites. It will provide students with an opportunity to hone their skills as developing science scholars with an emphasis on effective studying, metacognition, and scientific communication (including practice with reading primary literature). Students will also explore issues of scientific identify and learn about the many career pathways available to students in the sciences. Information about transfer and degree options beyond the associates will be discussed. Credit will transfer to UNH COLSA. This course is required for students intending to apply for P2P transfer scholarships.
Prerequisites: Grade of C or better in two of the following courses: General Biology I, General Biology II, General Chemistry I, General Chemistry II.