4 Credits, 5 Contacts

A general study of the principles and processes of biology and the nature of biological investigation, with emphasis on cellular biology, respiration, photosynthesis and genetics. This course, together with NSB 122 General Biology, provides a basic background for further work in the biological sciences.

Prerequisite: Placement beyond or satisfactory completion of ENG 063 and ENG 073 and BIO 120 or one year of high school biology and either MATH 100 concurrently or placement into MATH 104 or equivalent college course.