4 Credits, 5 Contacts

An introductory survey course covering the major principles and unifying theories of biology. This course will provide the beginning student with a basic understanding of biological principles encompassing basic biochemistry, cell biology, cell division, genetics, diversity and evolution and ecology. This is a lecture/laboratory combination course and is designed to meet the needs of students with limited science background.

Prerequisite: Placement beyond or satisfactory completion of ENG 063 and ENG 073