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Biology 30 - WINTER 2022: Semester 2 - Online Asynchronous (Online Self-Paced Teacher-Supported)

Course number : SCN3230   ID : 58595   
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This academic program explores the interactions of living systems with one another and with their environment. In Biology 30, the topics covered are: Nervous & Endocrine Systems, Reproduction & Development, Cell Division, Genetics & Molecular Biology and Populations & Community Dynamics.

Prerequisite: Biology 20: 50%. Students without the prerequisite must withdraw from class with no refund if they are under 20 years of age as of September 1 of the current school year.


Students taking this course are required to write the diploma exam. Diploma exams are offered in November, January, April, June or August. 

If a student is rewriting a diploma exam, Alberta Education charges $26.25 to do so and the fee is payable directly to them. Fees MUST be paid through myPass. Students considered to be rewriting an exam are those that have written the exam for this course in the last 2 years.

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Class Details

118 Sessions
Online 24/7

Location
NA - Online

Instructor
Maureen Cimino 

 

Notice

Please read: 

ONLY students who are 20 years of age or older on September 1, 2021 may register for this class.

Online Asynchronous (Online Self-Paced Teacher-Supported): Students will be included in a learning community while having the flexibility to access their learning at their desired time within a week. Attendance in an asynchronous program is based on work completion and engagement in online learning activities. A teacher will be available on a weekly basis to connect with students about their course.

This class will start on Wednesday, February 2 and finish on Tuesday, May 31, 2022. During this time, students will have 24/7 access to the materials/resources for the course.

For this course – students MUST have a Chromebook, laptop, or desktop computer available for their use (not a cell phone or tablet). The device used must have a webcam, a microphone, and access to the Internet.

Students will be contacted on or before February 2, and will be provided with information about textbook pick-up, online access to all course materials, and the dates/times when a SUPPORT TEACHER will be available. Students will use SchoolZone to access their class. Further information about SchoolZone is outlined in your Class Confirmation email.

Once a schedule has been established, students can meet with their teacher on their scheduled dates and times each week if they need assistance.

The ONLINE support teacher for this course will be available on dates to be determined before the course begins. Metro will notify you with this information.

There will be no weekly check-ins with teachers from March 28 to April 1, 2022.

Students taking this course are required to write the diploma exam. Diploma exams are offered in November, January, April, June OR August.

TOTAL COST – A $60 non-refundable program fee and $589 tuition.

Tuition: 

$649.00


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
2/2/2022 - 5/31/2022 Online 24/7 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM N/A - Online Maureen Cimino 

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