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2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog 
2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

BI 153 - Introductory Cell Biology and Genetics

Introduces the disciplines of cellular biology, genetics, and molecular biology. Our approach is problem- and inquiry-based. Lectures, case studies, and discussions present biological concepts relevant to real world problems. Labs promote hypothesis testing and experimental design. Students develop proficiency with scientific reasoning and learn the importance of biological principles in the natural world.

Prerequisites: Grade “C” or higher in BI 151 or permission of the instructor.

Full course
Misc. Notes: Required for biochemistry, biology and pre-health care career students; others by permission of the department.
Laboratory Fee: yes
Liberal Studies Curriculum: Processes of Scientific Reasoning