Focuses on foundations in cellular structure, metabolism,
and genetics in an evolutionary context. Explores the core concepts of
evolution; structure and function; information flow, storage and exchange;
pathways and transformations of energy and matter; and systems biology.
Emphasizes process of science, interdisciplinary approach, and relevance of
biology to society. Part I of a two-course sequence.
Lecture 3 hours. Recitation and laboratory 3 hours. Total 6
hours per week. 4 credits
Readiness to enroll in ENG 111
plus completion of developmental
math unit 3 required or placement in unit 4 or above