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ERIC Number: ED373998
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Apr-21
Pages: 96
Abstractor: N/A
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Effective Methods for Teaching Nonmajors Introductory College Biology: A Critical Literature Review.
Glick, Judith Gail
Many educators are concerned about the effectiveness of traditional methods of teaching science to nonmajors. This document provides a literature review of applicable research on teaching nonmajors introductory college biology, a discussion of the information gathered, and recommendations for future research. The review examines the following topics: (1) Survey of College Science Instructors; (2) Instructional Approaches to Promote Scientific Thinking; (3) Laboratory Teaching Approaches; (4) Small-Group Discussions; (5) Individually-Paced Modular Instruction; and (5) Written Materials to Enhance Instruction. Contains 47 references. (ZWH)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Small Group Communication