BIO 101-102: Principles of Biology I & II

Course Description An introductory two-course sequence that presents the basic principles and processes of biological science. Principles of Biology I includes the structure and function of the cell, cellular metabolism, cell reproduction, plant physiology, genetics and molecular biology. Principles of Biology II includes viral genetics, endocrinology, immunology, animal development, and the circulatory, respiratory, digestive, excretory, reproductive and nervous systems. Laboratory exercises include microscopy, cellular reproduction, enzyme activity, DNA analysis, transformation, comparative studies of animal and plant cells, and vertebrates.
Prerequisites None
Credits 4