BIOL 171 :: General Biology I
Spring 2013 @Windward CC

CRN: 62226
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Dave Krupp
krupp@hawaii.edu
236-9121 (Ph)
247-5362 (Fax)
Course URL: http://krupp.wcc.hawaii.edu/BIOL171/Biol171.htm
Instructional Mode: Cable TV
Dates: 01/07/2013 - 05/10/2013
Broadcast Channels: EDUTV channel 354 (Oceanic TWC - Oahu, Hawaii, and Kauai counties)
MCTV channel 354 (Oceanic TWC - Maui county)
UHTV channel 355 (Oceanic TWC)
UHVod channel 358 (Oceanic TWC)
Broadcast Schedule: Oahu County: EDUTV channel 354, UHTV channel 355, UHVOD channel 358
Tue/Thu 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fridays 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM (rebroadcast)

Hawaii County: EDUTV channel 354, UHTV channel 355, UHVOD channel 358
Tue/Thu 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fridays 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM (rebroadcast)

Kauai County: EDUTV channel 354, UHTV channel 355, UHVOD channel 358
Tue/Thu 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fridays 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM (rebroadcast)

Maui County:
UHTV channel 355, UHVOD channel 358
Tue/Thu 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Fridays 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM (rebroadcast)

MCTV channel 354
Fridays 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
(no rebroadcasts)
Course Requirements: Students will be contacted by their instructor by UH email before the first day of instruction. Students must check their UH email for course correspondence before the first day of instruction.
Course Prerequisites: Recommended Preparation: High school chemistry or college chemistry, and concurrent enrollment in
BIOL 171L.
Course Description: Introductory biology for all life science majors. Cell structure and chemistry, growth, reproduction, genetics, evolution, viruses, bacteria, and simple eukaryotes.
(3 hrs. lect.)
Textbooks: Campbell Biology, Ninth Edition, 2011
by Neil A. Campbell, Jane B. Reece, Lisa A. Urry, Michael L. Cain, Steven A Wasserman, Peter V. Minorsky, and Robert B. Jackson
Benjamin Cumming, San Francisco.

This will be a special package version as ISBN-10 0558924387 ISBN-13 9780558924386.

Books may be purchased at the Windward CC bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/wcc/home.aspx. If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS
Technical Requirements: *Must be an Oceanic Time Warner Cable subscriber. UHTV programming is not available on satellite TV systems.

*Oceanic Time Warner Cable Digital TV subscribers may view UHTV programming on channel 355.

*Oceanic Time Warner Cable Digital TV subscribers may also view state-wide cable classes on the UH VOD channel 358. Must have a digital cable box to access VOD channel.

*Oceanic Time Warner Cable Standard or Basic TV subscribers
-that own an HD Television with a QAM tuner, may view UHTV programming on channel 46.55 (27.55 for Maui County).
-that do not have an HD Television, may contact the Oceanic Cable Customer Service Center at (808) 643-2100 to find out how to get a digital cable box free of charge for so long as you maintain your existing analog service subscription. Some restrictions apply.

Recommendations:
*Record class sessions if unable to view during actual broadcast. Students should be familiar with setting the timer on their VCR or DVR to record.
*Cable Troubleshooting Tip, http://www.hawaii.edu/dlus/UHTV/troubleshooting.html
*Tips for Cable Students, http://www.hawaii.edu/dlus/UHTV/tips.html

Online Component
Course may also include an online component. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access and a UH email account. Check with your instructor for more information.
Updated: Thursday, November 15, 2012 10:38:05