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ERIC Number: EJ607243
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0006-3568
Mimicking the Scientific Process in the Upper-Division Laboratory.
Switzer, Paul V.; Shriner, Walter McKee
Bioscience, v50 n2 p157-62 Feb 2000
Presents an active-learning technique in which students design their studies that was found to be successful in an animal behavior laboratory course. Divides the laboratory course into three components: (1) structured and technique-oriented exercises; (2) open-ended and student-designed investigations; and (3) independent projects. Explains laboratory procedures and objectives and lists potential drawbacks that might be observed during the procedure. (Contains 27 references.) (YDS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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