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BIO-108 Principles of Biology for Science Majors II

Bachelors, Minor, Undergraduate


Course Overview

This course covers the fundamentals of evolution, comparative biodiversity, human and animal anatomy and physiology, and ecology and environmental science. In laboratory, students will develop and test hypotheses by designing their own experiments to better understand different biological concepts. Students will also learn how to use computer simulation models to predict outcomes, grow and enumerate bacteria and plants, and write laboratory reports in the same format as professional journal articles. This is one of two courses of introductory biology for science majors. BIO107 and BIO108 can be taken in either order. BIO 107 and BIO 108 are designed for students who want to major in biology or another science, or who plan to attend dental, veterinary, or medical school after graduation. Three hours of lecture and one two-hour laboratory per week.

Credits: 4
Distribution: Bachelors, Minor, Undergraduate
Pre/co-requisites: GSR 102 and MAT 130

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Admissions Requirements

Hearing Undergraduate