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BIO 101 - General Biology I

Prerequisite: College Preparatory Mathematics. Co-requisite: CHE 111.

Foundation Course. 3 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week. For Biology Majors and students in the Clinical Laboratory Science and Allied Health tracks. For New York City sections only, students must register for one of the BIO 101A discussion sections.

Course Description: This is the first half of a one-year course designed to give the science major an understanding of general biological principles. Topics include: cell structure and function, mitosis, meiosis, molecular processes in cells (enzyme functions, photosynthesis, cellular respiration, DNA structure protein synthesis) and basic concepts of development, and genetics. Students are required to attend all departmental seminars.

Course Rotation: Fall, Spring, and Summer.

0.000 OR 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 OR 3.000 Lecture hours
0.000 OR 3.000 Lab hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Laboratory, Lecture
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Biology and Health Science Department

Course Attributes:
Exploratory Course, Foundation Course, Inquiry and Exploration

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

CHE 111

(Undergraduate level MAT 103 Minimum Grade of C- or Undergraduate level MAT 130 Minimum Grade of C- or Undergraduate level MAT 131 Minimum Grade of C-) or ( Math Placement 40 or Math Placement 50)