The Catholic University of America

Course Schedule
for Biology

Fall Semester 2018 | Spring Semester 2019

Fall Semester 2018

Course Sec Day Time Instructor
BIOL 103
8/27 - 12/15
General Biology I (3 cr.) 
01 
Mon Wed Fri   Aug 27 - Dec 15 11:10 am
- 12:00 pm
Greene, J.
BIOL 105
8/27 - 12/15
Mechanisms of Life I (3 cr.) 
01 
Mon Wed Fri   Aug 27 - Dec 15 12:40 pm
- 1:30 pm
Chung, B.
BIOL 115
8/27 - 12/15
Mechanisms of Life I - Lab (2 cr.) 
31 
Mon   Aug 27 - Dec 15 2:10 pm
- 4:50 pm
Raafat, A.
  32 
Tues   Aug 27 - Dec 15 2:10 pm
- 4:50 pm
Raafat, A.
  33 
Wed   Aug 27 - Dec 15 2:10 pm
- 4:50 pm
Raafat, A.
  34 
Thurs   Aug 27 - Dec 15 2:10 pm
- 4:50 pm
Raafat, A.
BIOL 217
8/27 - 12/15
Molecular Genetics & Protein Engineering (3 cr.) 
01 
Tues Thurs   Aug 27 - Dec 15 3:40 pm
- 5:40 pm
Golin, J.
BIOL 223
8/27 - 12/15
Microbiology (3 cr.) 
01 
Tues Thurs   Aug 27 - Dec 15 2:10 pm
- 3:00 pm
Ficke, M.
  31 
Tues   Aug 27 - Dec 15 3:10 pm
- 6:00 pm
Ficke, M.
  32 
Thurs   Aug 27 - Dec 15 3:10 pm
- 6:00 pm
Ficke, M.
BIOL 232
8/27 - 12/15
Human Anatomy & Physiology I (4 cr.) 
01 
Tues Thurs   Aug 27 - Dec 15 9:40 am
- 10:55 am
Kurian, M.
  31 
Tues   Aug 27 - Dec 15 11:10 am
- 1:40 pm
Kurian, M.
  32 
Tues   Aug 27 - Dec 15 2:10 pm
- 4:40 pm
Kurian, M.
  33 
Thurs   Aug 27 - Dec 15 11:10 am
- 1:40 pm
Kurian, M.
  34 
Thurs   Aug 27 - Dec 15 2:10 pm
- 4:40 pm
Kurian, M.
  35 
Wed   Aug 27 - Dec 15 11:30 am
- 2:00 pm
Kurian, M.
  36 
Wed   Aug 27 - Dec 15 2:10 pm
- 4:40 pm
Kurian, M.
BIOL 307
8/27 - 12/15
Genetics (3 cr.) 
01 
Tues Thurs   Aug 27 - Dec 15 12:40 pm
- 1:55 pm
Golin, J.
BIOL 449
8/27 - 12/15
General Microbiology (4 cr.) 
01 
Mon Wed   Aug 27 - Dec 15 2:10 pm
- 3:25 pm
Choy, J.
  31 
Mon Wed   Aug 27 - Dec 15 3:40 pm
- 5:40 pm
Ficke, M.
BIOL 454
8/27 - 12/15
Biological Chemistry (3 cr.) 
01 
Wed Fri   Aug 27 - Dec 15 12:40 pm
- 1:55 pm
Tuma, P.
BIOL 493
8/27 - 12/15
Research Problems in Biology (3 cr.) 
01 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Al salmi, W.
  02 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Choy, J.
  03 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Chung, B.
  04 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Corsi, A.
  05 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Golin, J.
  06 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Greene, J.
  07 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Nestorovich, E.
  08 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Portugal, F.
  09 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Rao, V.
  10 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Tuma, P.
BIOL 498
8/27 - 12/15
Undergraduate Comprehensive Examination (0 cr.) 
01 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
TBA
BIOL 530
8/27 - 12/15
Molecular Techniques (4 cr.) 
01 
Thurs Fri   Aug 27 - Dec 15 11:00 am
- 5:00 pm
Al salmi, W.
BIOL 549
8/27 - 12/15
General Microbiology (Lecture) (3 cr.) 
01 
Mon Wed   Aug 27 - Dec 15 2:10 pm
- 3:25 pm
Choy, J.
BIOL 549A
8/27 - 12/15
General Microbiology (Lab) (1 cr.) 
31 
Mon Wed   Aug 27 - Dec 15 3:40 pm
- 5:40 pm
Ficke, M.
BIOL 554
8/27 - 12/15
Biological Chemistry (3 cr.) 
01 
Wed Fri   Aug 27 - Dec 15 12:40 pm
- 1:55 pm
Tuma, P.
BIOL 563
8/27 - 12/15
Developmental Biology (3 cr.) 
01 
Mon Wed   Aug 27 - Dec 15 9:40 am
- 10:55 am
Corsi, A.
BIOL 579
8/27 - 12/15
Principles and Practice of Biotechnology (3 cr.) 
01 
Tues Thurs   Aug 27 - Dec 15 6:40 pm
- 7:55 pm
Portugal, F.
BIOL 581
8/27 - 12/15
Essentials of Biotechnology Project Management (3 cr.) 
01 
Tues Thurs   Aug 27 - Dec 15 5:10 pm
- 6:25 pm
Nestorovich, E.
BIOL 596
8/27 - 12/15
Computational Genomics (3 cr.) 
01 
Tues Thurs   Aug 27 - Dec 15 6:40 pm
- 7:55 pm
Marino-ramirez, L.
BIOL 693
8/27 - 12/15
Research Problems in Biology - Master's (3 cr.) 
01 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Al salmi, W.
  02 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Choy, J.
  03 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Chung, B.
  04 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Corsi, A.
  05 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Golin, J.
  06 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Greene, J.
  07 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Nestorovich, E.
  08 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Portugal, F.
  09 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Rao, V.
  10 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Tuma, P.
BIOL 693A
8/27 - 12/15
Clinical Research Problems - Master's (4 cr.) 
01 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Al salmi, W.
BIOL 695
8/27 - 12/15
Biotechnology Internship (4 cr.) 
01 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Portugal, F.
BIOL 696
8/27 - 12/15
Master's Thesis Research (1 cr.) 
01 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
TBA
BIOL 698A
8/27 - 12/15
Master's Comprehensive Examination (w/Classes) (0 cr.) 
01 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
TBA
BIOL 698B
8/27 - 12/15
Master's Comprehensive Examination (w/o Classes) (1 cr.) 
01 
TBA
BIOL 713
8/27 - 12/15
Microbiology Seminar (1 cr.) 
01 
Fri   Aug 27 - Dec 15 8:10 pm
- 9:25 pm
Ficke, M.
BIOL 713A
8/27 - 12/15
Microbiology Seminar (1 cr.) 
01 
Fri   Aug 27 - Dec 15 8:10 pm
- 9:25 pm
Ficke, M.
BIOL 725
8/27 - 12/15
Methods-Biological Reseach Lab (1 cr.) 
01 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Greene, J.
BIOL 727
8/27 - 12/15
Methods-Biological Research (3 cr.) 
01 
Tues Thurs   Aug 27 - Dec 15 9:40 am
- 10:55 am
Greene, J.
BIOL 744
8/27 - 12/15
Red Blood Cell Disorders (3 cr.) 
01 
Thurs   Aug 27 - Dec 15 8:10 am
- 10:40 am
Haro mora, J.
BIOL 750
8/27 - 12/15
Hematopathology (3 cr.) 
01 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Luca, D.
BIOL 777
8/27 - 12/15
Cell Biology Seminar (1 cr.) 
01 
Fri   Aug 27 - Dec 15 8:10 pm
- 9:25 pm
Tuma, P.
BIOL 777A
8/27 - 12/15
Cell Biology Seminar (1 cr.) 
01 
Fri   Aug 27 - Dec 15 8:10 pm
- 9:25 pm
Tuma, P.
BIOL 781
8/27 - 12/15
Clinical Lab Sciences/Biotechnology Seminar (1 cr.) 
01 
Tues   Aug 27 - Dec 15 2:10 pm
- 4:00 pm
Portugal, F.
BIOL 781A
8/27 - 12/15
Clinical Lab Sciences/Biotechnology Seminar (1 cr.) 
01 
Tues   Aug 27 - Dec 15 2:10 pm
- 4:00 pm
Portugal, F.
BIOL 792
8/27 - 12/15
Research Topics in Biology - Doctoral (2 cr.) 
01 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Al salmi, W.
  02 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Choy, J.
  03 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Chung, B.
  04 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Corsi, A.
  05 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Golin, J.
  06 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Greene, J.
  07 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Nestorovich, E.
  08 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Portugal, F.
  09 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Rao, V.
  10 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Tuma, P.
BIOL 793
8/27 - 12/15
Research Problems in Biology - Doctoral (3 cr.) 
01 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Al salmi, W.
  02 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Choy, J.
  03 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Chung, B.
  04 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Corsi, A.
  05 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Golin, J.
  06 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Greene, J.
  07 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Nestorovich, E.
  08 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Portugal, F.
  09 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Rao, V.
  10 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
Tuma, P.
BIOL 793A
8/27 - 12/15
Clinical Research Problems - Doctoral (4 cr.) 
01 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
TBA
BIOL 996
8/27 - 12/15
Doctoral Dissertation Research (1 cr.) 
01 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
TBA
BIOL 998A
8/27 - 12/15
Doctoral Comprehensive Examination (w/Classes) (0 cr.) 
01 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
TBA
BIOL 998B
8/27 - 12/15
Doctoral Comprehensive Examination (w/o Classes) (1 cr.) 
01 
  Aug 27 - Dec 15 TBA
TBA


Spring Semester 2019

Course Sec Day Time Instructor
BIOL 106
1/14 - 5/11
Mechanisms of Life II (3 cr.) 
01 
Tues Thurs   Jan 14 - May 11 12:40 pm
- 1:55 pm
Golin, J.
BIOL 109
1/14 - 5/11
Medicine and Society (3 cr.) 
01 
Mon Wed Fri   Jan 14 - May 11 11:10 am
- 12:00 pm
Portugal, F.
BIOL 116
1/14 - 5/11
Mechanisms of Life II - Lab (2 cr.) 
31 
Tues   Jan 14 - May 11 2:10 pm
- 4:50 pm
Raafat, A.
  32 
Thurs   Jan 14 - May 11 2:10 pm
- 4:50 pm
Raafat, A.
BIOL 223
1/14 - 5/11
Microbiology (3 cr.) 
01 
Tues Thurs   Jan 14 - May 11 2:10 pm
- 3:00 pm
Ficke, M.
  31 
Tues   Jan 14 - May 11 3:10 pm
- 6:00 pm
Ficke, M.
  32 
Thurs   Jan 14 - May 11 3:10 pm
- 6:00 pm
Ficke, M.
  33 
Wed   Jan 14 - May 11 2:10 pm
- 5:00 pm
Ficke, M.
BIOL 233
1/14 - 5/11
Human Anatomy & Physiology II (4 cr.) 
01 
Tues Thurs   Jan 14 - May 11 9:40 am
- 10:55 am
Kurian, M.
  31 
Tues   Jan 14 - May 11 11:10 am
- 1:40 pm
Kurian, M.
  32 
Tues   Jan 14 - May 11 2:10 pm
- 4:40 pm
Kurian, M.
  33 
Thurs   Jan 14 - May 11 11:10 am
- 1:40 pm
Kurian, M.
  34 
Thurs   Jan 14 - May 11 2:10 pm
- 4:40 pm
Kurian, M.
  35 
Fri   Jan 14 - May 11 11:30 am
- 2:00 pm
Kurian, M.
  36 
Fri   Jan 14 - May 11 2:10 pm
- 4:40 pm
Kurian, M.
BIOL 317
1/14 - 5/11
Investigations in Molecular Cell Biology (4 cr.) 
01 
Tues Thurs   Jan 14 - May 11 2:10 pm
- 6:10 pm
Corsi, A.
BIOL 418
1/14 - 5/11
Physiology (4 cr.) 
01 
Mon Wed Fri   Jan 14 - May 11 9:40 am
- 10:40 am
Kurian, M.
  31 
Mon   Jan 14 - May 11 2:10 pm
- 5:00 pm
Kurian, M.
  32 
Wed   Jan 14 - May 11 2:10 pm
- 5:00 pm
Kurian, M.
BIOL 452
1/14 - 5/11
Coordinating Seminar (3 cr.) 
01 
Tues Thurs   Jan 14 - May 11 12:40 pm
- 1:55 pm
Ficke, M.
  02 
Mon Wed   Jan 14 - May 11 2:10 pm
- 3:25 pm
Corsi, A.
BIOL 493
1/14 - 5/11
Research Problems in Biology (3 cr.) 
01 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Al salmi, W.
  02 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Choy, J.
  03 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Chung, B.
  04 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Corsi, A.
  05 
TBA
  06 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Golin, J.
  07 
TBA
  08 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Nestorovich, E.
  09 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Portugal, F.
  10 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Rao, V.
  11 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Tuma, P.
BIOL 498
1/14 - 5/11
Undergraduate Comprehensive Examination (0 cr.) 
01 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
TBA
BIOL 538
1/14 - 5/11
Gene Organ and Expression (3 cr.) 
01 
Mon Wed   Jan 14 - May 11 9:40 am
- 10:55 am
Choy, J.
BIOL 555
1/14 - 5/11
Rational Drug Design (3 cr.) 
01 
Mon Wed   Jan 14 - May 11 5:10 pm
- 6:25 pm
Nestorovich, E.
BIOL 559
1/14 - 5/11
Cell Structure and Function (3 cr.) 
01 
Tues Thurs   Jan 14 - May 11 11:10 am
- 12:25 pm
Chung, B.
BIOL 580
1/14 - 5/11
Entrepreneurial Biotechnology (3 cr.) 
01 
Tues Thurs   Jan 14 - May 11 5:10 pm
- 6:25 pm
Knight, M.
BIOL 583
1/14 - 5/11
Regulation of Domestic and Global Biotechnology Products (3 cr.) 
01 
Tues Thurs   Jan 14 - May 11 6:35 pm
- 7:50 pm
Sheets, R.
BIOL 586
1/14 - 5/11
Molecular Genetics and Recombinant DNA Methodology (3 cr.) 
01 
Tues Thurs   Jan 14 - May 11 9:40 am
- 10:55 am
Rao, V.
BIOL 597
1/14 - 5/11
Fundamentals of Statistics in Biology, Medicine and Biotechnology (3 cr.) 
01 
Mon Wed   Jan 14 - May 11 5:10 pm
- 6:25 pm
Nestorovich, E.
BIOL 599
1/14 - 5/11
Signal Transduction and Biomembranes (3 cr.) 
01 
Wed Fri   Jan 14 - May 11 12:40 pm
- 1:55 pm
Tuma, P.
BIOL 692
1/14 - 5/11
Research Topics in Biology - Master's (2 cr.) 
01 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Al salmi, W.
  02 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Choy, J.
  03 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Chung, B.
  04 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Corsi, A.
  05 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
TBA
  06 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Golin, J.
  07 
TBA
  08 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Nestorovich, E.
  09 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Portugal, F.
  10 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Rao, V.
  11 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Tuma, P.
BIOL 693
1/14 - 5/11
Research Problems in Biology - Master's (3 cr.) 
01 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Al salmi, W.
  02 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Choy, J.
  03 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Chung, B.
  04 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Corsi, A.
  05 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
TBA
  06 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Golin, J.
  07 
TBA
  08 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Nestorovich, E.
  09 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Portugal, F.
  10 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Rao, V.
  11 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Tuma, P.
BIOL 693A
1/14 - 5/11
Clinical Research Problems - Master's (4 cr.) 
01 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Al salmi, W.
BIOL 695
1/14 - 5/11
Biotechnology Internship (4 cr.) 
01 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Portugal, F.
BIOL 698A
1/14 - 5/11
Master's Comprehensive Examination (w/Classes) (0 cr.) 
01 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
TBA
BIOL 698B
1/14 - 5/11
Master's Comprehensive Examination (w/o Classes) (1 cr.) 
01 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
TBA
BIOL 713
1/14 - 5/11
Microbiology Seminar (1 cr.) 
01 
Fri   Jan 14 - May 11 8:10 pm
- 9:40 pm
Choy, J.
BIOL 713A
1/14 - 5/11
Microbiology Seminar (1 cr.) 
01 
Fri   Jan 14 - May 11 8:10 pm
- 9:40 pm
Choy, J.
BIOL 777
1/14 - 5/11
Cell Biology Seminar (1 cr.) 
01 
Fri   Jan 14 - May 11 8:10 pm
- 9:40 pm
Chung, B.
BIOL 777A
1/14 - 5/11
Cell Biology Seminar (1 cr.) 
01 
Fri   Jan 14 - May 11 8:10 pm
- 9:40 pm
Chung, B.
BIOL 781
1/14 - 5/11
Clinical Lab Sciences/Biotechnology Seminar (1 cr.) 
01 
Tues   Jan 14 - May 11 2:10 pm
- 5:00 pm
Nestorovich, E.
BIOL 781A
1/14 - 5/11
Clinical Lab Sciences/Biotechnology Seminar (1 cr.) 
Tues   Jan 14 - May 11 2:10 pm
- 5:00 pm
Nestorovich, E.
BIOL 792
1/14 - 5/11
Research Topics in Biology - Doctoral (2 cr.) 
01 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Al salmi, W.
  02 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Choy, J.
  03 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Chung, B.
  04 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Corsi, A.
  05 
TBA
  06 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Golin, J.
  07 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
TBA
  08 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Nestorovich, E.
  09 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Portugal, F.
  10 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Rao, V.
  11 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Tuma, P.
BIOL 793
1/14 - 5/11
Research Problems in Biology - Doctoral (3 cr.) 
01 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Al salmi, W.
  02 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Choy, J.
  03 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Chung, B.
  04 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Corsi, A.
  05 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
TBA
  06 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Golin, J.
  07 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
TBA
  08 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Nestorovich, E.
  09 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Portugal, F.
  10 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Rao, V.
  11 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Tuma, P.
BIOL 793A
1/14 - 5/11
Clinical Research Problems - Doctoral (4 cr.) 
01 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
Al salmi, W.
BIOL 996
1/14 - 5/11
Doctoral Dissertation Research (1 cr.) 
01 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
TBA
BIOL 998A
1/14 - 5/11
Doctoral Comprehensive Examination (w/Classes) (0 cr.) 
01 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
TBA
BIOL 998B
1/14 - 5/11
Doctoral Comprehensive Examination (w/o Classes) (1 cr.) 
01 
  Jan 14 - May 11 TBA
TBA