BI 110

Fundamentals of Biology

An overview of the underlying chemical and cellular principles of biology, including chemical structures and bonding, chemistry of water, structure and function of biomolecules, cellular structure and organization, membrane function, cellular respiration and photosynthesis, cellular reproduction, and basic genetics, with evolution discussed throughout. Laboratory required. Three hours of lecture and two hours of laboratory per week. Prerequisite: satisfactory completion of or exemption from English 095. This course is an acceptable prerequisite for Biology 210, and is designed for Athletic Training and Physical Education majors, or other non-science majors. Lab Fee. Credit, 4 hours.