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BIOL 1406 General Biology I.

A survey of the fundamental principles of living organisms including physical and chemical properties of life, and cellular organization and function. Concepts of cell reproduction, heredity, genetics, and the scientific method are also included. An emphasis is placed on DNA technology, genetic engineering and ethical concerns surrounding current biomedical issues. (4 SCH, 3 lecture, 2 lab)

Prerequisite: None.
Required skill level code: Reading, A; Writing, A
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BIOL 1407 General Biology II.

A survey of the fundamental principles of living organisms including structural adaptations and how they relate to function. Evolutionary adaptation will be addressed with an emphasis on genetics, population dynamics, and ecology. (4 SCH, 3 lecture, 2 lab)

Prerequisite: BIOL 1406 or approval of the division chair.
Required skill level code: Reading, A; Writing, A
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