Jun 22, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIOL 201 - Introduction to Biology: Molecular and Cellular Biology

4 Hour(s) Credit
Introduction to biological molecules, cellular anatomy and cellular function. Build fundamental understanding of molecular core concepts and skills that serve as a foundation for all more advanced coursework in biology. Emphasizes the chemistry of biology, properties of biological molecules, cellular composition, cellular function and diversity, metabolism, and genetics. One of two introductory courses (along with BIOL 202 ) required for biology majors.
Three hours lecture, three hours laboratory per week
Met General Education Prior to Fall 2024 IVA or IVB
Pre or Corequisites CHEM 121  
Recommended Prerequisites/Corequisites MATH 140  or equivalent