Jeff Schinske

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Jeff Schinske Human Biology (Tues/Thurs)

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Bio 11: Human Biology

Welcome to Tuesday/Thursday Biology 11 with Mr. Schinske!

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Welcome to my Bio 11 class!  My goal is for every student to succeed at reaching our learning goals and excel in the class!

Most of the online resources for our course will be located on Catalyst.  Please log in there to access course materials.

Students enrolled in my Tuesday/Thursday classes will need three books:

1) The Bio 11 Lab manual that we produce in-house and is for sale at the bookstore for around $17.
2) The Power of Neurodiversity, by Thomas Armstrong (Da Capo Press, 2010)
3) The course reader, which is produced by University Readers and is available either by online order or through the campus bookstore.  Online ordering information is pasted below if you want to go that route.

Step 1: Log on to
Step 2: Create an account or log in to your existing account to purchase.
Step 3: Choose the correct course pack, select a format, and proceed with the checkout process.
Step 4: After purchasing, you can access a digital copy of the first few chapters (if you selected a print format) or all chapters (if you selected a digital format) by logging into your account and clicking "My Digital Materials" to get started on your reading right away.

Print Price: $38.67
Digital Price: $34.80
Print + Digital Price: $48.34

Print orders are typically processed within 24 hours; the shipping time will depend on the selected shipping method and day it is shipped (orders are not shipped on Sundays or holidays). Shipping can take 2-4 business days, so please be sure to order in time to receive your materials for class.

Additional Links
  • Scuba DivingMy home page contains more information about me and my teaching philosophies.

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  • Google Imagesallows you to search for pictures and diagrams of many of the parts and processes we discuss.

email Email: Jeff Schinske
Phone: (408) 864-8750
Office: SC1 Room 206 
Spring 2015 Office Hours
Mon   1:00-2:00
Tues  10:15-11:15
Wed  1:00-2:00
Thurs 10:15-11:15
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Last Updated: 3/29/15