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
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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