- 300 - Biology
Biology is an introductory course in the life sciences. The course will include studies of all the major facets of living organisms, including biochemistry, cell structure and function, a survey of the major kingdoms of organisms, Mendelian and molecular genetics, human sexuality, ecology, and evolution. Read More >
- 305 - Biology Honors
Prerequisite: Application and departmental recommendationRead More >
Corequisite: 210 - Geometry or higher-level mathematics
Biology Honors is an introductory course in the life sciences taught at an accelerated level. Students develop critical thinking and problem solving skills through in-depth study of biological concepts and laboratory exercises. The course focuses on biochemistry and cellular processes, human genetics and reproduction, and modern ecological and evolutionary concepts. Students also participate in a campus biodiversity survey as an exploratory approach to taxonomic classification of the major kingdoms of life.