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Virology 102: Research & Discuss Viruses That Infect Plant & Animals! (Ages 9-12)
In this weekly class, we will research and learn about different viruses that infect plant and animals around the world.
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Once per week
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does an "Ongoing" course work?
Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
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Background knowledge is NOT required for this class. However, learners should be comfortable and ABLE to search for information online either before or during class on their own. Each week we will research and discuss a different virus that infects plants or animals around the world. Some of the information that we will learn and discuss on different viruses include the following: Who does it infect? What are some symptoms in an infected organisms? How does it prevented? We will cover...
Dr. Lopez has a PhD in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. Has taught courses in Life Science and viruses. Additionally, she is interested in this topic and has knowledge on different viruses.
There is NO mandatory homework. Students are encourage to come to class prepare to discuss the selected virus of the week. Students can prepare by researching the virus before class. The class discussion will be guided by students in the class and the research that they have done and will do during class.
Need access to a Gmail account to be able to open and share information on a Google doc. If the student want to put together a book focusing on viruses that infect plant and animals around the world, they will need the following things to take notes: electronic notes: access to Microsoft word or other program similar to that. handwritten notes: notebook or loose paper and 3-ring binder something to write with: pencil or pen
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
40 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Enthusiastic biology teacher. I share my knowledge and passion for science and allow learners to explore and think about unimaginable natural phenomenon.
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
418 total reviews
1051 completed classes
Education Dr. Lopez earned a Ph.D. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from Rice University in Houston, TX and earned a B.S. in Biology from University California, Los Angeles. Teaching experience Dr. Lopez has taught college courses in...