Oct 02, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

BIOL 1011K - Introduction to Biology

An introduction to fundamental unifying principles in biology. Topics covered in the course include: chemistry of life, cell structure and membranes, cellular functions (metabolism, respiration, photosynthesis, communication, and reproduction), genetics (inheritance patterns, DNA structure and function, gene expression, and biotechnology), and evolution. This course involves both lecture and lab components.


Credit toward meeting graduation requirements will not be granted in Area D for both BIOL 1101/L and BIOL 1107K, or BIOL 1011K and BIOL 1107K. If BIOL 1107K is used in Area D, up to 2 credits of BIOL 1101 or BIOL 1011K can be counted in Area F as an elective.