Introductory Biology emphasizing reproduction, genetics, evolution, and ecology.
- Total Hours: 90
Lecture Hours: 45
Laboratory Hours: 45
This course is offered online:
Biology 12 or permission of the instructor; Chemistry 11 is recommended.
Students will learn how scientific information is assimilated and integrated into testable hypotheses, and how the results of these investigations lead to theories. They will also learn a number of biological principles and laboratory techniques in the areas of reproduction, evolution and ecology. More specifically, after completing BIOL 102 students will:
Demonstrate an understanding of the various modes and mechanism of reproduction
Demonstrate a basic understanding of the emergent area of biotechnology
Demonstrate an understanding of phenomena associated with adaptation and evolution
Demonstrate an understanding of ecological perspectives in biology
Passing Grade: D (50%)
Textbooks: Textbooks are subject to change. Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.