Understanding Science
MED 6650

Weber State University
Dr. Adam Johnston

Course info and assignments:


Day 1 readings:

Reading set, due Sept. 14:

Reading set, due Sept. 21 & 28:

Reading set, due Oct. 5

Reading set, due Oct. 12

Reading set, due Oct. 19

Reading set, due Nov. 2

Reading set, due Nov. 9

Reading set, due Nov. 16

Reading set, due Nov. 23

For Nov. 30: Vexations and Ventures





Highlighted resources:

Teaching About Evolution and the Nature of Science
This text incorporates many of the activities described in other literature (e.g., "Tricky Tracks", etc.) and demonstrates how to emphasize both central biology themes and the nature of science in a life science course.

Project iCAN
This resource provides suggested lessons, assessment tools, and other resources for teaching the nature of science. [See the "For Teachers" link on the navigation bar.] Materials here are based on research you have been reading about in this course.



Anticipated readings (upcoming)