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Biology Everywhere

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5 months
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About

The Biology Everywhere Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Colorado Boulder is intended to bridge the gap between traditional biology classes and the practical biology knowledge needed in the real world.

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Overview

In each module of the Biology Everywhere Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Colorado Boulder, a different biological concept is examined and related to some real-world issues or experiences in an effort to demonstrate why the science of life matters to your everyday experience. Content includes subjects typically covered in introductory biology classes like ecology and genetics as well as unique interdisciplinary topics such as the relationship between the arts and biology.

Learners may be interested in reading Biology Everywhere: How the Science of Life Matters to Everyday Life by Dr. Melanie Peffer while completing the course.

Skills You Will Gain

  • Explain the relationship between biology and other disciplines
  • Apply biology everywhere principles and mindset to the classroom
  • Relate and apply biology content to real world issues and daily life

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Biology Everywhere Foundations
  • The Little Stuff: Energy, Cells, and Genetics
  • The Big Stuff: Evolution and Ecology
  • Specialty Topics: Biology Across Disciplines

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 5 months
    • 2 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Beginner Level

  • No prior experience required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 5 months.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 5 months.

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Funding

Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You'll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. You'll need to complete this step for each course in the Specialization, including the Capstone Project. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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