Montgomery College 2020-2021 Catalog 
    Apr 21, 2021  
Montgomery College 2020-2021 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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BIOL 150 - Principles of Biology I


First in a two-semester sequence intended for natural science majors. This course covers the molecular and cellular basis of life, enzymes, photosynthesis, cell respiration, genetics, reproduction, and development. Assessment Level(s): ENGL 101 /ENGL 011 , MATH 117  or higher, READ 120 .  Three hours lecture, three hours laboratory each week. Formerly BI 107.

4 semester hours

May not be taken concurrently with MATH 017 or MATH 020

Course Outcomes:
Upon course completion, a student will be able to:

  • Analyze and interpret experimental results to reinforce biological principles.
  • Apply basic mechanisms of heredity to predict inheritance of traits.
  • Describe the basic principles of chemistry that are important to biology and identify the structure and functions of macromolecules important to living things.
  • Describe the basic processes of cellular metabolism including cell respiration and photosynthesis.
  • Describe the processes of reproduction and development.
  • Explain the cellular and molecular basis of inheritance.


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