Principles of Biology (Non-Majors Bio)

BIOL V01 - PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY 3 Units
Hours: 3 lecture weekly
The course provides an introduction to the basic concepts of biology
including basic chemistry and biochemistry, the cells and cellular processes,
physiology, morphology, behavior, heredity, molecular biology, taxonomy,
and ecology. Concepts are taught in a framework that emphasizes the
scientific method, evolutionary principles and history, and the interaction
between humans and the environment. This course is designed for nonbiology
majors.
Formerly Biol 1. Transfer credit: CSU; UC; credit limitations - see counselor

BIOL V01L - PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY LABORATORY 1 Unit
Prerequisite: BIOL V01 or concurrent enrollment
Hours: 3 laboratory weekly
The course provides a hands-on introduction to the basic principles of
biology, including biochemistry, cells and the cellular processes, physiology,
morphology, behavior, heredity, molecular biology, taxonomy, and ecology.
Concepts are taught in a framework that emphasizes the scientific method,
evolutionary principles and history, and the interaction between humans and
the environment. This course is designed for non-biology majors.
Transfer credit: CSU; UC; credit limitations - see counselor.