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BIOL 113 - (NS) General Biology II

Semester Hours: 4

Fall, Spring
This course provides an introduction to basic cell structure and function and the genetic basis of inheritance. Topics covered include: basic biochemistry, cell structure and function, metabolism and cellular respiration, genetics and molecular biology. Students are required to prepare individual or group-based oral presentations, using appropriate computer-based technologies. Students will participate in group-based interactive workshops in which they will be expected to inform/persuade/defend viewpoints to fellow students in collaborative discussions. (3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory).

Prerequisite(s)/Course Notes:
CHEM 003A ; BIOL 112  or BIOL 012 with a grade of C- or better. Lab fee additional. This course is designed for biology majors. Also recommended for majors in other sciences, pre-health professional, pre-veterinary students and undeclared students considering science as a major. Majors in other disciplines are strongly advised to take BIOL 111 or BIOL 004 to fulfill a laboratory science requirement.

(Formerly BIO 011). Credit is given for either BIOL 113 or BIO 011. 

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