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MindTap Biology for Vital Series: Biology for Non-Majors 1st Edition

Cengage Learning

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  • MindTap

Standalone Digital Access — Ultimate Value

Instant Access to the full, mobile-ready textbook combined with superior online learning tools

Product Details

Starting at $60.00

Digital Access + Print —
Flexible Value

Digital Access plus a print version of the textbook available for students on Day One

Product Details

Starting at $79.95

MindTap
Each MindTap product offers the full, mobile-ready textbook combined with superior and proven learning tools at one affordable price. Students who purchase digital access can add a print option at any time when a print option is available for their course.

This Cengage solution can be seamlessly integrated into most Learning Management Systems (Blackboard, Brightspace by D2L, Canvas, Moodle, and more) but does require a different ISBN for access codes. Please work with your Cengage Learning Consultant to ensure the proper course set up and ordering information. For additional information, please visit the LMS Integration site.

Standalone Digital Access — Ultimate Value

Recommended and most popular

  • ISBN-10: 1337555436
  • ISBN-13: 9781337555432
  • Bookstore Wholesale Price $60.00
  • RETAIL $60.00

Digital Access + Print — Flexible Value

Recommended and most popular

  • ISBN-10: 1337606634
  • ISBN-13: 9781337606639
  • Bookstore Wholesale Price $60.00
  • RETAIL $79.95

Overview

Priced affordably and designed to engage students, MindTap Vital Biology for Non-Majors is a complete course solution that offers all of the learning resources, course management, and customization features MindTap offers. MindTap is the platform that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course—to provide engaging content, to challenge every individual, and to build their confidence. MindTap Vital Biology for Non-Majors covers essential topics in the interactive MindTap Reader (with PDF and print options). Resources include a rich assessment collection, spanning basic concepts to critical thinking activities, a media library, open education resources, StudyHub, flashcards, and gradebook analytics to monitor student engagement and identify at-risk students. The control to build and personalize your course is all yours, focusing on the most relevant material while also lowering costs for your students.

MindTap® is the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course—to provide engaging content, to challenge every individual, and to build their confidence. Empower students to accelerate their progress with MindTap.

  • Encourage students to learn the concepts with a clearly written and richly illustrated ReadingPath -- touching on essential topics for the non-major in digestible chunks of information, customizable with quizzes, multimedia, and instructor-authored conten
  • Facilitate good study habits with the StudyHub, a one-stop digital studying tool that allows you to share important information with students, while giving students the power to create customized study guides and flashcards to study on-the-go with their m
  • Build and personalize your course by integrating your own content into the MindTap Learning Path and MindTap Reader. Add your own documents or pull from sources like RSS feeds, YouTube videos, websites, and more. Control what content students see and when
  • Link your course with deep Learning Management System integration providing students, and yourself, with a seamless user experience.
  • Manage assignments, course due dates, or any changes to your course while also arming students with on-the-go study tools like flashcards and quizzing.
  • Track students in real time with the Progress app and adjust the course as needed based on analytics of interactivity in the course.

MindTap® Biology Instant Access for Vital Series: Biology for Non-Majors

TABLE OF CONTENTS

LEARNING PATH

Biology in Context videos and articles with quizzes motivate students by demonstrating the relevance of the material in each chapter.

Discussion Questions encourage students to think critically about important issues.

Clearly written ReadingPath delivers each chapter in small “chunks” enables students to learn the material and create their own personalized study guide with the StudyHub.

Animations and video library help students visualize concepts and processes.

Conceptual activities, Apply, and Evaluate questions develop and reinforce understanding.

Post-reading quiz keeps students on track and ensures they are grasping the key concepts.

Flashcards help students learn the key terms in each chapter.

Instructors can also utilize the text bank and image library in each chapter, and the OER link library in the online instructor manual to enrich the LearningPath.

Instructor resource center comes complete with an Image Library, Instructor Manual, and PowerPoint slides.

Training and Support

At Cengage, our top priority is taking care of you and your students and making sure that you have a successful experience with our products. Your personalized support team will consult with you to help you find the best solution to address your specific course goals, and once you’ve found that solution, will work with you to build your course and design a customized training and development program to ensure you and your students are ready to hit the ground running.

Learn More

Cengage provides a range of supplements that are updated in coordination with the main title selection. For more information about these supplements, contact your Learning Consultant.

FOR INSTRUCTORS

Instructor's Resources

ISBN: 9781337555654
Contains a variety of resources to aid instructors in preparing and presenting text material in a manner that meets their personal preferences and course needs. It provides an animation library, Instructor’s Manual, image library, PowerPoint slides, and a video library.

Cengage Learning Testing, powered by Cognero® Instant Access

ISBN: 9781337555531
Cengage Learning Testing, powered by Cognero® is a flexible, online system that allows you to import, edit, and manipulate content from the text’s test bank or elsewhere, including your own favorite test questions; create multiple test versions in an instant; and deliver tests from your LMS, your classroom, or wherever you want.