2012-13 Catalog

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Offering Description

General Biology

Summer 2013 quarter

Lalita Calabria botany, phytochemistry, systematics
Fields of Study

Living systems will be studied on the molecular, cellular, and organismal levels. Topics that will be covered include, but are not limited to, history of the earth, the fossil record, genetic inheritance, cell division, evolution by natural selection, evolutionary forces, population dynamics, biodiversity, biomolecules, cellular and molecular biology, gene regulation, and a general overview of energetics and metabolic processes. The lab component will reinforce concepts and ideas explored in lectures, readings, and workshops. This biology course is excellent preparation for students interested in taking more advanced life science courses or for future work in the areas of environmental science.

Advertised Schedule
12-4p Tue, 8a-5p Wed, 8a-noon Thu (Jul. 30 - Aug. 29)
Online Learning
No Required Online Learning
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Required Fees
$30 lab fee plus $25 for supplies
Offered During