Professors explain benefits of UI "Big Ideas" courses

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Andrew Forbes and Cornelia Lang, UI associate professors
November 26, 2017

Andrew Forbes, Associate Professor in the University of Iowa (UI) Department of Biology, and Cornelia Lang, Associate Professor in the UI Department of Physics and Astronomy, explain in this article the "Big Ideas" courses and their benefits of contributing to a well-rounded education at the University of Iowa. These courses are a series of introductory, general education courses that provide undergraduate students a breadth of study across multiple disciplines. Big Ideas courses, such as the “Origins of the Universe, Earth and Life,” are taught by faculty with different areas of expertise. Click on the link below to read more.

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https://now.uiowa.edu/2017/11/teaching-and-research-go-hand-hand-ui-big-ideas-co...