BIO 101: Introduction to Biology I

Credits 4
Theory Credit
Experimental Laboratory Credit

This is an introductory course designed for non-science majors.  It includes physical, chemical, and biological principles common to all organisms.  These principles are explained through a study of the scientific method, biological organization, cellular structure, bioenergetics of a cell, cell reproduction, gene theory, inheritance, and evolution.  A 120-minute laboratory per week is required.

Code A


Must have completed ENR 098 with a C or better or be eligible for ENG 101 or ENG 101 with the ENG 099 support lab.  Eligibility for ENG 101 can be determined by a satisfactory ACT, SAT, Accuplacer, or placement score.