BIOL 101

General Biology I (BIOL 101)

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General Biology I

Credits Contact Hours
5.0 7.0

Course Description

Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C in CHEM 100, one year of high school chemistry with minimum grade of B taken within the last 5 years, or satisfactory test score; ENGL 115 or satisfactory test score, concurrent enrollment in ENGL 115 allowed. Explores the principles of molecular and cellular biology, genetics, and evolution. Includes the scientific process; chemical principles and biological molecules; cell structure, metabolism, and reproduction; Mendelian, chromosomal, and molecular genetics and genome organization. This course considers the development and mechanisms of evolutionary theory. Laboratory emphasizes development of lab skills, biological techniques, and instrumentation used in biology. [Semesters Offered: Fall]

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Day Time Campus Method Building
09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 08:00 AM - 10:40 AM Dowagiac Hybrid William P D O'leary Building-309
09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 01:50 PM - 04:20 PM Dowagiac Hybrid William P D O'leary Building-309