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Introduction to Biology I : Biological Chemistry, Cell Biology, Metabolism, & Genetics
INTRO TO BIO I
CLASS CODE: BIO 200 CREDITS:  4 FEE:  $10.00
DIVISION: AGRICULTURAL AND LIFE SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT: BIOLOGY
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course fulfills a General Education - Biological Science requirement.

DESCRIPTION: An intensive introduction to biology, including cell structure and function, basic metabolic pathways, and genetics.
TAUGHT: Winter, Summer, Fall
CONTENT AND TOPICS: Basic chemistry, cell biology, cellular metabolism, classical genetics, molecular genetics, and evolution. Topics covered in lab include macromolecules, enzyme kinetics, diffusion, mitosis, genetics, molecular biology and bioethics.
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: Provide students with an in depth background in basic biological principles, preparing them for advanced biology classes.
REQUIREMENTS: Grade is based on performance on 7 unit exams, lab reports and a lab midterm and a final.
PREREQUISITES: Previous credit in Chem 105 or equivalent
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EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2002