ERIC Number: ED501352
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Reference Count: 0
Computational Skills for Biology Students
Gross, Louis J.
American Institute of Biological Sciences
This interview with Distinguished Science Award recipient Louis J. Gross highlights essential computational skills for modern biology, including: (1) teaching concepts listed in the Math & Bio 2010 report; (2) illustrating to students that jobs today require quantitative skills; and (3) resources and materials that focus on computational skills.
Descriptors: Biology, Computation, Mathematics Skills, Computer Literacy, Statistical Analysis, Mathematics Education, Science Education, Secondary School Science, College Science
American Institute of Biological Sciences. 1444 I Street NW Suite 200, Washington, DC 20005. Tel: 202-628-1500; Fax: 202-628-1509; Web site: http://www.aibs.org
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools; Higher Education
Authoring Institution: American Inst. of Biological Sciences, Washington, DC.