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College Catalog 2017-2018 
College Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 151 General Biology I

Credits: (4)
This course explores the molecular and cellular basis of life. Topics covered include the biochemical make-up of cells, membrane transport, cellular respiration, photosynthesis, protein synthesis, cellular division, inheritance, and evolution. Plant structure and reproduction are also introduced. This course is intended for Math/Science majors, and is the prerequisite for BIO 152 . Three class hours and two laboratory hours (hands-on, in presence of a mentoring instructor) per week. Successful completion of both high school biology and chemistry is strongly recommended. Prerequisite(s): ENG, RDG, and MAT placement must be at the college level.