Science (SCN)

SCN 105N - Montana Ecosystems. 3.000 Credits.

Offered autumn and spring. Offered at Missoula College. An introduction to the landscapes and ecosystem diversity of Montana, with an emphasis on exploring the dominant habitats of western Montana. Required, integrated laboratory includes field trip investigations, classroom lab exercises, and presentations. Gen Ed Attributes: Natural Science Lab Course (N)

Gen Ed Attributes: Natural Science Course (N)

SCN 175N - Integrated Physical Science I. 3 Credits.

Offered every term. Offered at Missoula College. An introduction to the basic principles of physics, chemistry, and nuclear reactions with emphasis on the scientific method and process. A knowledge of basic algebraic functions, decimals, and scientific notation is recommended. Suitable for students with little science background.

Gen Ed Attributes: Natural Science Course (N)

SCN 176N - Integrated Phys. Science II. 3 Credits.

Offered spring term intermittently. Offered at Missoula College. An introduction to the fundamental principles of environmental and earth sciences. Course emphasizes the scientific method and process of science.

Gen Ed Attributes: Natural Science Course (N)

SCN 260N - The Biology of Behavior. 3 Credits.

Offered autumn and spring. Offered at Missoula College. Prereq., SCN 100N. An introduction to the biological basis of human behavior, including neuron function and the roles of hormones, heredity, and environmental influences. Behavioral topics include sensation, learning, emotion, and issues such as obesity, addiction, and stress. Intended for students to satisfy the science with a lab general education requirement. Gen Ed Attributes: Natural Science Lab Course (N)

Gen Ed Attributes: Natural Science Course (N)