Previous Courses

Summer 2014

HHMI/SC Life courses:
BIOL 7300:  Better Lives and Living through Chemistry - June 9-13 and 16-20
BIOL 7300: Basics of Molecular Genetics - Online June 15-20, on campus June 22 -27
BIOL 7300: Patterns in Nature: Quantitative Biology  - Online June 16-20, on campus June 23-27
BIOL 7300: Upper Savannah River Basin Lakes - Online July 7-11, on campus July 14-18

Other Courses:
GEOL 7900: Biogeography and Geology of South Carolina - distance learning, offered as requested
BIOL 7300: Natural History and Ecology of the Bad Creek Hydroelectric Station - July 7-11, subsidized by the Duke Energy Foundation


Summer 2013

HHMI/SC Life courses:
BIOSC 730: Foundations of Organic Chemistry  June 17-28
BIOSC 730: Wolves and Society:  Exploring human-wildlife conflicts in Yellowstone National Park  June 23-29 
BIOSC 730: Using Inquiry in Science Laboratory   June 24-July 12
BIOSC 730: Natural History of the South Carolina Mountains  July 8-19 

Other Courses:
BIOSC 730: Inquiry Based Learning:  A Companion Course for Biology  June 16-28 
BIOSC 730: Natural History and Ecology of the Bad Creek Hydroelectric Station  July 8-12 


Summer 2012

BIOSC 730: Mysteries of Animal Behavior   June 18-29
BIOSC 730: Inquiry Based Learning: A Companion Course for Biology  June 17-20
BIOSC 730: Wildlife Ecology and Conservation in the South Carolina Lowcountry June 24-30
BIOSC 730: Genetics Sleuthing II  June 25-July 14
BIOSC 730: Upper Savannah River Basin Lakes   July 16-27
BIOSC 730: Natural History of Dominica, The Nature Isle of the Caribbean   June 7-21
GEOL 790: Biogeography and Geology of South Carolina    offered as requested
BIOSC 730: SC Life Topics for Teachers; Restoration, Ecology and Enhancement of Flora, Fauna and Soils at a Large Hydro Station in the SC Mountains  July 9-13


2011

ON-SITE SPRING 2011 COURSES

  • GEOL 790: Biogeography and Geology of South Carolina.  As requested.

SUMMER 2011 COURSES

  • BIOSC 730: Digging Into the Past-- 600 Million Years of Life on Earth    June 12-25
  • BIOSC 730: Inquiry Based Learning: A Companion Course for Biology June 12-24
  • BIOSC 730: Wildlife Ecology and Conservation in the South Carolina Lowcountry   June 26-July 2
  • BIOSC 730: Genetics Sleuthing July 1-16 (online); July 17-23 (on campus)
  • BIOSC 732: The Secret Life of Cells July 8-16 (online); July 17-23 (on campus) 

ON-SITE FALL 2011 COURSES

  • GEOL 790: Biogeography and Geology of South Carolina  Sept 13-Dec 3

DISTANCE LEARNING FALL 2011 COURSES

  • BIOSC 730: Master Gardener for Teachers   Aug 24 - Dec 16

2010

DISTANCE LEARNING SUMMER 2010 COURSES

  • BIOSC 730: Introductory Birding for Teachers   Jan 25 - Apr 23
  • BIOSC 730: South Carolina Master Naturalist Program for Teachers   May 24- Aug 4

ON-SITE SPRING 2010 COURSES

  • GEOL 790: Biogeography and Geology of South Carolina  Jan 25-Apr 23
  • BIOSC 730: Implementing Standards Using SC LIFE in Middle School
  • GEOL 790/BIOSC 730/GEOG 601: Biogeography and Geology of South Carolina  Greenville Univ Center

SUMMER 2010 COURSES

  • BIOSC 730: Wildlife & Habitat Relationships: Designing & Conducting a Field Study   June 13-19
  • BIOSC 730: Inquiry Based Learning: A Companion Course for Biology June 14-25
  • BIOSC 730: Upper Savannah River Basin Lakes   June 13-18 & 21-25
  • BIOSC 730: Ecology and Impact of Coyotes on South Carolina's Barrier Islands: A Natural  History Investigation - Georgetown, SC  June 11-17
  • BIOSC 732: Forensic Science - "Crime Scene Investigation" July 12-16 at Clemson plus July 19-23 at Greenville Technical College
  • GEOL 790/BIOSC 730: Discover Carolina/SC Life Field Course  July 12-16 & 19-23
  • BIOSC 731: Welcome to the Gene Age   July 18-25

ON-SITE FALL 2010 COURSES

  • GEOL 790: Biogeography and Geology of South Carolina  Sept 13-Dec 3
  • BIOSC 730: Implementing Standards Using SC Life in Middle School

2009      

DISTANCE LEARNING SUMMER 2009 COURSES

  • BIOSC 730: South Carolina Master Naturalist Program for Teachers   May 19- Aug 5
  • BIOSC 730: Ethnobotany and Ethnoecology of South Carolina   May 19- Aug 5

SUMMER 2009 COURSES

  • BIOSC 732: Forensic Science - “Crime Scene Investigation” June 10-12 at Clemson plus June 15-19 at Greenville Technical College
  • BIOSC 730: Ecology and Impact of Coyotes on South Carolina’s Barrier Islands: A Natural  History Investigation - Georgetown, SC  June 14-21
  • BIOSC 733: Tech for Teachers – Biological Sensors   June 23-27
  • BIOSC 730: Histology and Histotechniques June 15-19, 22-26
  • BIOSC 730: Inquiry Based Learning: A Companion Course for Biology June 15-26
  • BIOSC 731: Welcome to the Gene Age   July 12-18                        
  • BIOSC 730: Upper Savannah River Basin Lakes   July 12-19
  • BIOSC 730: Biodiversity and the Environment July 19-29
  • BIOSC 730: Natural History of Dominica, The Nature Isle of the Caribbean 

ON-SITE FALL 2009 COURSES

  • GEOL 790: Biogeography and Geology of South Carolina  Sept 14-Dec 4
  • BIOSC 730: Implementing Standards Using SC LIFE in Middle School

2008

ON-SITE SPRING 2008 COURSES

  • GEOL 790: SC MAPS Distance Learning Course  Jan 21- Apr 21
  • GEOL 790: Implementing Standards Using SC MAPS in Middle School
  • BIOSC 730: Implementing Standards Using SC LIFE in Middle School
  • GEOL 790/BIOSC 730/GEOG 601: Implementing Standards Using SC MAPS and SC LIFE in Middle School

SUMMER 2008 COURSES

  • BIOSC 730: Natural History Investigations: Discovering & Communicating Knowledge - The Gray Squirrel Jun 8-20
  • BIOSC 730: Tech for Teachers – Biological Sensors   Jun 9-14                       
  • BIOSC 730: Natural History of Wildflowers   Jun 15-21
  • BIOSC 730: Upper Savannah River Basin Lakes   Jun 15-21
  • BIOSC 730:  Inquiry Based Learning: A Companion Course for Biology  Jun 15-27
  • BIOSC 730: Introduction to Forensic Science - “Crime Scene Investigation”   Jul 7-11
  • BIOSC 730: Welcome to the Gene Age   Jul 14-18    
  • BIOSC 730: Introduction to Spiders   Jul 20-26
  • GEOL 790/BIOSC 730: Discover Carolina/SC LIFE Summer Field Course  Jul 14-25
  • BIOSC 730: DVDe-construction   Jul 20-25        
  • BIOSC 730: Advanced Forensic Science - “Crime Scene Investigation” Jul 21-25  (G’villeTech)

DISTANCE LEARNING FALL 2008 COURSE

  • BIOSC 730: South Carolina Master Naturalist Program for Teachers - Aug 20-Dec 5

ON-SITE FALL 2008 COURSES

  • GEOL 790: SC MAPS Distance Learning Course
  • GEOL 790: Implementing Standards Using SC MAPS in Middle School
  • BIOSC 730: Implementing Standards Using SC LIFE in Middle School

2007  

SPRING 2007 DISTANCE LEARNING COURSES

  • BIOSC 730: Plant Safari - Jan 10 - May 5                                               
  • BIOSC 730: What is Bioinformatics? - Jan 10 - May 5        

SPRING 2007 ON-SITE COURSES

  • GEOL 790: SC MAPS Distance Learning Course  
  • GEOL 790: Implementing Standards Using SC MAPS in Middle School
  • BIOSC 730: Implementing Standards Using SC LIFE in Middle School
  • GEOL 790/BIOSC 730/GEOG 601: Implementing Standards Using SC MAPS and SC LIFE in Middle School

SUMMER 2007 COURSES

  • ENT 700: Entomology for Teachers - June 4-29
  • BIOSC 730: Natural History of the South Carolina Lowcountry - June 3-9
  • BIOSC 730: The Natural History of Wildflowers - June 10-16
  • BIOSC 730: Natural History Equipment Footlocker Certification - June 10-16
  • BIOSC 730: Ethnobotany of South Carolina - June 17-23
  • BIOSC 730: Tech for Teachers - Biological Sensors- June 17-23
  • BIOSC 730: Welcome to the Gene Age - June 17-22
  • BIOSC 730: Introduction to Forensic Science - “Crime Scene Investigation” June 24-29
  • BIOSC 730: Natural History of the South Carolina Seashore - June 24-30
  • GEOL 790/BIOSC 730: Discover Carolina/SC LIFE Summer Field Course - July 9-20
  • GEN 730: Information Technologies and Biological Instruction - July 15-21

FALL 2007 DISTANCE LEARNING COURSE

  • BIOSC 730: South Carolina Master Naturalist Program for Teachers - Aug 22-Dec 6

FALL 2007 ON-SITE COURSES

  • GEOL 790: SC MAPS Distance Learning Course
  • GEOL 790: Implementing Standards Using SC MAPS in Middle School
  • BIOSC 730: Implementing Standards Using SC LIFE in Middle School

2006

SPRING 2006 ONLINE COURSES

  • BIOSC 730: Microsoft Office Applications in Natural History
  • BIOSC 730: What is Bioinformatics?
  • BIOSC 730: Plant Safari

SPRING 2006 ON-SITE COURSES

  • GEOL 790: SC MAPS Distance Learning Course
  • GEOL 790/BIOSC 730/GEOG 601: Implementing Standards Using SC MAPS and SC LIFE in Middle School

SUMMER 2006 COURSES

  • ENT 700: Entomology for Teachers
  • BIOSC 730: Microsoft Office Applications in Natural History (online)     
  • BIOSC 730: What is Bioinformatics? (online)
  • BIOSC 730: Teaching Your Watershed
  • BIOSC 730: Picture A Plant
  • BIOSC 730: Natural History of Upstate South Carolina
  • BIOE 850: Communicating Biomedical Technologies
  • BIOSC 730: Tech for Teachers – Biological Sensors
  • BIOSC 730: Welcome to the Gene Age
  • BIOSC 730: Fun With Fungi
  • GEOL 790/BIOSC 730: Discover Carolina/SC LIFE Summer Field course                              
  • BIOSC 730: Ethnobotany of South Carolina      

2005

SPRING 2005 ON-SITE COURSES

  • GEOL 790: Implementing Standards Using SC MAPS in Middle School
  • BIOSC 730: Implementing Standards Using SC LIFE in Middle School

SPRING 2005 ONLINE COURSES

  • BIOSC 730: Microsoft Office Applications in Natural History

SUMMER 2005 COURSES

  • BIOSC 730: Microsoft Office Applications in Natural History
  • BIOSC 730: 4-H20 Aquatic Ecosystems of South Carolina
  • BIOSC 730: Natural History Equipment Footlocker Certification
  • BIOSC 730: Fun With Plants
  • MICRO 804: Food Safety Education for Teachers
  • BIOSC 730: Natural History of the South Carolina Coastal Plain
  • BIOSC 730: Natural History of the South Carolina Seashore
  • BIOSC 730: Creating Interactive Natural History CDs for the Classroom
  • ENT 700: Entomology for Teachers
  • GEN 730: Gene Discovery
  • BIOSC 730: Ethnobotany of South Carolina

2004

SUMMER 2004

  • Natural History of the South Carolina Coastal Plain
  • Natural History Equipment Footlocker Certification
  • Creating Interactive Natural History CDs for the Classroom

2003

SUMMER 2003

  • Natural History of South Carolina:  From the Mountains to the Midlands
  • Digitizing the Natural World
  • Genetics & Biotechnology

SPRING 2003

  • Genetics & Biotechnology (online)

2002

SUMMER 2002

  • Natural History of the Coast and Coastal Plain
  • Genetics and Biotechnology

2001

SUMMER 2001

  • Natural History of the South Carolina Sandhills
  • Natural History of the Coast and Coastal Plain

SPRING 2001

  • Economic Botany of South Carolina (online)

2000

SUMMER 2000

  • Natural History of the Piedmont and Mountain Regions of South Carolina
  • Natural History of Coastal South Carolina

1999

SUMMER 1999

  • Natural History of the Piedmont and Mountain Regions of South Carolina
  • Natural History of Coastal South Carolina