General Biology I

Credits: 4

Prerequisite: READ 0220 Reading Strategies, MATH 0250 Math Concepts or placement determined by assessment

Co-Requisite: none

This course presents students with the organic chemistry of life, the cellular organization in plants and animals, diversity of cells from prokaryotic to eukaryotic systems, physics and chemistry of photosynthesis, chromosomal and molecular basis of inheritance, microbiology, genetics of viruses and bacteria, and introduces basic evolutionary processes. The lab component emphasizes lecture content and application of the scientific method.

Transfer Curriculum Goal(s): 2, 3

Offered Fall.