Course Information

​Course Number ​Title ​GE
NSCI100 Integrated Approach to the Sciences Y
This course offers an overview of the major historical advances in the sciences as well as the frontiers of modern research. The course is designed to provide non-science majors with an integrated view of scientific investigations in the fields of physics, astronomy, chemistry, geology, and biology.
NSCI188 First-Year Exp - Natural Sci. Y
This course is designed to urge first-year students to explore selected topics within the natural sciences. The content of the course will vary and will be determined by timely issues and developments within the field and by the special interests of students and faculty.
NSCI323 Epidemiology & Biostatistics
Prerequisite(s): high school statisitcs or MATH 123 and nine hours of natural science courses, or permission of the instructor This course covers the basic principles, concepts, and procedures employed in epidemiological studies. It emphasizes the numerical and graphical methods generally useful in the surveillance and investigation of health-related events. A case study approach is applied to assist the student in utilizing fundamental mathematical approaches.
NSCI328 Community-Urban Field Experience
Prerequisites: approval of College of Sciences supervising faculty member, minimum 2.75 GPA, and a minimum of 30 semester hours at The University of Findlay. This course provides guided work-study experiences. Opportunities exist in the Findlay area and throughout the United States. This course will be graded S/U and may be repeated with a maximum of 15 semester hours applying toward a degree.
NSCI380 Oceanus Y
This is an integrated science course focusing on the ocean as a theme to convey global science concepts. It includes 30 video-shows that are augmented with lecture topics, lab documentations, and interactive CD-ROM technology. The course covers geological, chemical, physical, and biological topics, as well as human interactions with the marine environment. Technological tools are employed for the purpose of scientific inquiry and as a supplement to the content.
NSCI490 Special Topics/Natural Science
Prerequisite: permission of the instructor. This course provides for study of selected areas of natural science not included in regularly offered courses.