Graduate Courses

Sci 750: Science Teaching for Scientists I

This course is designed to support SFSU lecturers and graduate student TAs in their science teaching at all levels. Sci 750 provides an introduction to issues in teaching and learning and the larger context of science education. This class builds a community that supports SFSU graduate student scientists teaching in classrooms at all levels. Weekly seminars include both instructor-driven and graduate student scientist-driven discussions on science teaching and learning.

Sci 850: Science Teaching for Scientists II

This course is designed to build on topics introduced in SCI 750, allow graduate student scientists to explore more in depth classroom research projects, and engage graduate student scientists in the scholarship of teaching.

Bio 860: Advances in Biology Education Research

A weekly biology education research seminar for science graduate students. Review, discuss, and analyze current topics in biology education research with your colleagues.