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Online Biology courses from

As their site states, " is a free and open collection of college level courses." This site has links to a number of biology courses, from introductory molecular and cellular biology, to more advanced topics such as marine biology, microbiology, immunology, and more. Courses contain readings, videos, assignments, exams, and syllabi, and are built on solid learning objectives....

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Mark Rieger
Mark Rieger (Administrator)
10 years ago courses are excellent resources for several biology disciplines. It is as if they have crowdsourced a course, putting together readings, videos, and assignments from various professors and internet sites. All is OER. They offer a certificate of completion. This would be a real time-saver for young faculty just getting started in teaching biological sciences.

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