Biology 30 Edmonton South

Biology 30 Edmonton South


Instructor: Marina Padovan

Price: $115 prepaid OR $125 Pay at the Door

Location: Terwillegar Rec Centre

Course Schedule

Class Date Location Teacher
Class 1 Wednesday June 20 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm Terwillegar Rec Centre MPR 6 Marina Padovan
Class 2 Saturday June 23 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm Terwillegar Rec Centre MPR 6 Marina Padovan
Class 3 Sunday June 24 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm Terwillegar Rec Centre MPR 6 Marina Padovan

Topic Timeline

Class Topic Covered
Class 1 Homeostasis - Endocrine System
Homeostasis - Nervous System
Reproduction - Male Reproductive System
Class 2 Reproduction - Female Reproductive System
Hormones of pregnancy and partuition, reproductive technologies
Mitosis / Meiosis
DNA replication, Transcription, Translation
Class 3 Continue Transcription, Translation and Mutations
Mendellian Inheritance and Pedigrees
Populations with a focus on Hardy Weinberg
Continue Populations
Questions from the class to review certain units of their choice
Course review questions from all units

Marina Padovan

Marina Padovan has been teaching Biology at Paul Kane High School in St. Albert for the past 16 years. She has a BSc. in Biology with Specialization in Genetics (her first love) and an After Degree in Secondary Biology Education. Marina has a great sense of humor, and loves to use analogies to explain the most abstract concepts, from nervous impulses to quantum mechanics. She is passionate about the sciences and about teaching, and her enthusiasm quickly extends to her students.

When she is not teaching, Marina loves to paint and to spend time outdoors with her husband, her two kids and her dog Otis.

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